Beazley appoints Robert Stuchbery as director
Mr. Stuchbery has recently been appointed as a non-executive director to the board of Beazley Furlonge, the Lloyd's managing agency which forms part of the Group.
Mr. Stuchbery has extensive Lloyd's experience having been CEO of Chaucer until 2015 and having held numerous management roles at the company for over 25 years. He remains chairman of the Chaucer Foundation.
Beazley further announced that Vincent Sheridan, who has been a non-executive director since 2009 will retire from the board and audit and risk committee on December 31, 2016.
Mr. Sheridan will remain a director of Beazley Re Designated Activity Company, the Group's Irish subsidiary.
Mr. Sheridan is currently chairman of Mercer (Ireland) Limited and Mercer Global Investments Europe Limited. He is also a director of FBD Insurance plc, Canada Life Assurance Europe Limited, Canada Life International Assurance Limited and a number of other companies.
Mr. Sheridan retired as chief executive of Vhi Healthcare in 2008 and, prior to that, was group chief executive of the Norwich Union Insurance Group in Ireland for ten years from 1991 to 2001.
Mr. Sheridan is a past president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and a former director of the Irish Stock Exchange. He is a member of audit and risk committee.