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Michael Watson (Council member until 31 January 2022)

Michael Watson (Council member until 31 January 2022)

Michael Watson (Council member until 31 January 2022)

Representative of Canopius Corporate Capital Ltd
Corporate external member
First elected 1 February 2013
Member of the Audit Committee
Member of the Investment Committee
Member of the Remuneration Committee

Michael Watson is Executive Chairman of Canopius Limited, a private equity backed global specialty (re)insurance business with a prominent position in the Lloyd’s Market. He led the original management buy-out of Canopius in 2003 and again in 2018. He has over 40 years’ experience in commercial and investment banking, trade finance, stock broking, life and non-life insurance, gained in London, Bermuda and New York. Michael is a Chartered Accountant. He serves on the Board of the Lloyd’s Market Association and Weston Insurance Holdings Corporation.

Michael Watson (Council member until 31 January 2022)

Michael Watson (Council member until 31 January 2022)

Representative of Canopius Corporate Capital Ltd
Corporate external member
First elected 1 February 2013
Member of the Audit Committee
Member of the Investment Committee
Member of the Remuneration Committee

Michael Watson is Executive Chairman of Canopius Limited, a private equity backed global specialty (re)insurance business with a prominent position in the Lloyd’s Market. He led the original management buy-out of Canopius in 2003 and again in 2018. He has over 40 years’ experience in commercial and investment banking, trade finance, stock broking, life and non-life insurance, gained in London, Bermuda and New York. Michael is a Chartered Accountant. He serves on the Board of the Lloyd’s Market Association and Weston Insurance Holdings Corporation.