Beale & Co announces new Head of London Market Claims

Monday, 1st July 2024

Beale & Co, a leading international insurance and construction law firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Holme as its new Head of London Market Claims. Rob brings with him a wealth of expertise and a distinguished track record with over 35 years of experience in the Lloyd’s and London insurance markets.

Rob’s extensive career most recently includes leadership roles at DWF and WBD, before which Rob held significant positions at WRB Underwriting and Ince & Co, where he expertly handled claims against professionals and provided strategic advice on general insurance and reinsurance disputes for many years.

Renowned for his ability to manage large losses and navigate complex policy disputes, Rob is widely recognised as a ‘high-end achiever’ and an exceptional negotiator, particularly skilled in mediation. His depth of knowledge, practical experience and his grasp of the intricacies of the insurer, insured and broker relationship make him an asset to Beale & Co’s insurance offering.

“We are thrilled to welcome Rob Holme to our team,” said Peter Sewell, Partner and Insurance Lead at Beale & Co. “His vast experience and deep understanding of the insurance sector will be invaluable in enhancing our service offering and supporting our clients in the Market.”

Rob Holme commented on his new role, “I am excited to join Beale & Co and contribute to the firm’s continued success. I look forward to working with such a talented team and leveraging my experience in the insurance industry to deliver exceptional results for our clients.”

The appointment of Rob Holme comes as part of Beale & Co’s commitment to promoting and attracting top talent to better serve its clients’ needs. With Rob’s appointment, Beale & Co is well-positioned to maintain its reputation for excellence in the provision of legal services and claims handling to the insurance industry.

Read more about Rob here.