Cunningham Lindsey has announced the appointment of Stephen Foster as Technical Director, Marine in the UK. Foster, who currently heads up the loss adjuster’s marine team in Indonesia, will be relocating to the UK to take up the role from 1 August.
Stephen has spent 21 years working overseas in both Indonesia and Singapore and has extensive knowledge of the marine insurance market in the UK and Asia Pacific regions, having been involved in overseeing the development of the firm’s marine operations in Asia Pacific. His primary role in the UK will be handling major and complex marine cargo losses.
Neil Gibson, Cunningham Lindsey’s Loss Adjusting Services Director, said: “Stephen’s wealth of experience in handling major and complex marine cargo loss will enhance the capability of the UK team significantly. Being able to bring in a person of Stephen’s caliber, underlines our commitment to clients, and further improve our service delivery to them.”
Cunningham Lindsey’s marine surveying and adjusting operations in Indonesia will also remain under Foster’s tenure. He replaces Ray Saunders in the UK, who is retiring at the end of this year.