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Michael Smith

Non-Executive Director

Michael Smith is a solicitor, having spent his professional career at City solicitors Titmuss Sainer & Webb (now international law firm Dechert) of which he was senior partner from 1990 to 1998, retiring from legal practice in 2001.

He was a corporate lawyer, having specialised from the mid 1980s in the London and international insurance markets, with a concentration on capital transactions of all types.

He has been a non-executive director of a number of Lloyd’s Agencies, including ACE Underwriting Agencies Limited from 1998 until 2004, when he joined the main board of Brit Insurance Holdings plc, until stepping down in February 2010.

In 2004, he was appointed as an independent non-executive director of R&Q Managing Agency Limited (formerly Cavell Managing Agency Limited).

In May 2010, he resigned as non-executive director of R&Q Managing Agency Limited to take on the role of Chairman of the Underwriting Management Division of the Company. He is also involved as a trustee of a number of UK charities.

Latest News

Global Re US Acquisition Update
Global Re US Acquisition Update

Randall & Quilter Investment Holdings Ltd. (“R&Q” or “the Company”) announced on 19 September 2018 that it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire GLOBAL U.S. Holdings Incorporated, the 100% parent of GLOBAL Reinsurance Corporation of America, a New York …

R&Q announces completion of two transactions
R&Q announces completion of two transactions

Transaction from California self-insured Randall & Quilter Investment Holdings Ltd. (“R&Q”) is pleased to announce the completion of a transaction to provide full finality to a California based self-insurer by R&Q’s wholly owned subsidiary, Accredited Surety and Casualty Company, Inc. …

Result of General Meeting
Result of General Meeting

The Board of Randall & Quilter Investment Holdings Ltd. (AIM:RQIH) (the “Company”), the Bermuda based global program underwriting and legacy acquisitions specialist, today held the General Meeting referred to in the notice to shareholders of the Company dated 5 October …