Lloyd’s announced the appointment of Vicky Carter as deputy chair of Lloyd’s, effective Sept. 1, 2021.
Carter has been an elected member of Lloyd’s Council since February 2019 and has worked in the Lloyd’s market for 40 years, starting her career in medicine before moving to reinsurance broking in 1980.
She joined Guy Carpenter in 2010 as vice chairman of International Operations, and in 2018 became chairman of Global Capital Solutions, International. She also holds positions on the company’s executive committee and board. In addition, she is chair of the Lloyd’s Charities Trust and Lloyd’s Community Programme and a Trustee of the Sick Children’s Trust. Carter is a freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman of The Worshipful Company of Insurers.
“I’m delighted that Vicky has agreed to become deputy chair of Lloyd’s. This appointment recognizes her extraordinary professional contribution to the Lloyd’s market and global re/insurance industry over many decades. Her leadership will be vital as we progress our work in building the world’s most advanced insurance marketplace,” commented Lloyd’s Chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown.
“I’m thrilled and proud to become Lloyd’s first female deputy chair. I am a huge advocate of the market’s global reach and its ability to respond to the changing risk needs of customers and look forward to continuing to contribute to the leadership of Lloyd’s in this new role,” said Carter.
Lloyd’s has committed to a target of 35% female representation in leadership positions across the Lloyd’s market by Dec. 31, 2023. It also has set a target of 33% of the Council’s members to be female and/or Black, Asian, and minority ethnic (BAME) by the end of 2023.
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