Philip Godwin

Head of claims

Lloyd’s of London

Philip is head of claims at Lloyd’s and is responsible for Lloyd’s market oversight, claims standards, driving best practice and delivering the Lloyd’s claims strategy.

He is an participant and lead in a range of Lloyd’s and London market claims working groups, including talent growth, promotion of the London market, delivery of the Single Claims Agreement Party model for London in 2018 and the international cross industry working group seeking to enhance insurance industry collaboration on cat response. He is also chair of the Lloyd’s Market Strategic Claims Group with a special focus on catastrophe response.

He joined the insurance industry in 1982 and Lloyd’s in 2007, having worked for international broking firms across both placing and claims roles. Previously, he was claims director of RK Carvill & Co and board director of Carvill London Ltd, a leading independent reinsurance broker, where he was responsible for the resolution of complex claims and situations faced by clients.