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George Clarke

Group General Counsel

  • Group General Counsel with a role that covers the varied legal aspects of the Group across both its operational and geographic spread, including:
    • insurance outsourcing – external and intra group
    • corporate
    • acquisitions
    • Lloyd’s Managing Agency, MGAs and turnkey operations
    • dispute resolution
    • transfers
  • Has over 25 years experience as a solicitor in the Insurance sector.
  • Moved from Cameron McKenna in 1997 to the largest non-life UK insurance insolvency of its time, the KWELM companies, where he managed the legal aspects of those companies (UK and US) and their service companies.
  • Was also closely engaged with all aspects of the KWELM closing scheme of arrangement and others that produced significant returns for creditors.
  • A founding member of the KMS Group management buy out which business was acquired by R&Q in 2008.
  • Has a wide experience of insurance claims, arbitrations and litigation across a number of jurisdictions, and has overseen the successful realisation of extensive reinsurance programmes.
  • Previously engaged in developing and implementing solvent schemes and advising on finality solutions, including the sale and purchase of insurance portfolios and distressed reinsurance debt.

Latest News

A.M. Best affirms A- financial strength rating for R&Q companies
A.M. Best affirms A- financial strength rating for R&Q companies

A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Ratings of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “a -“ of Accredited Surety and Casualty Company, Inc. (“ASC”) and Accredited Insurance (Europe) Limited (“AIEL”). ASC and AIEL are wholly owned …

Posting of Circular
Posting of Circular

Further to the announcement made on 7 February 2019 by the Company that it has conditionally raised gross proceeds of approximately £100 million through an oversubscribed placing of new ordinary shares (the “Placing”) and it is proposing to raise gross …

Placing and Open Offer
Placing and Open Offer

R&Q is pleased to announce that it has conditionally raised gross proceeds of approximately £100 million through an oversubscribed placing of new Ordinary Shares to investors and is proposing to raise gross proceeds of up to a further c. £7 million …