Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford Ltd (CGSC) announced the appointment of Shaun Hooper as CEO of Cooper Gay & Co Ltd, the Group’s Lloyd’s and London market broker. He has been serving as interim CEO of the company since December 2010, and will take up the permanent appointment with immediate effect.
Hooper joined CGSC in July 2009 as Head of Group Operations. He was previously COO of Bluefin Insurance Services.
Toby Esser, Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford Group Chief Executive expressed his delight that Hooper “has accepted the permanent appointment as CEO of our London business. This is a key appointment and Shaun has demonstrated his ability to drive the business during his time as Interim CEO.”
He added that “CGSC is at a key stage in its development and our continued growth requires a strong and dynamic London presence which I am confident Shaun will deliver with the support of his senior management team.”
Source: Cooper Gay