BEZ.L - Beazley plc

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Beazley plc

Plantation Place South
60 Great Tower Street
London EC3R 5AD
United Kingdom
44 20 7667 0623

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryInsurance - Property & Casualty
Full Time Employees1,327

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. David Andrew HortonCEO & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1963
Mr. Martin Lindsay BrideGroup Fin. Director & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1964
Mr. Neil Patrick Maidment ACIIChief Underwriting Officer & DirectorN/AN/A1964
Mr. Clive Andrew WashbournHead of MarineN/AN/A1961
Mr. Adrian Peter CoxHead of Specialty Lines & DirectorN/AN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


Beazley plc provides risk insurance and reinsurance solutions worldwide. The company's Marine segment underwrites various marine classes, including hull, energy, cargo and specie, piracy, satellite, aviation, kidnap and ransom, and war risks. Its Political, Accident & Contingency segment underwrites terrorism, political violence, expropriation, and credit risks, as well as contingency and risks associated with contract frustration. This segment also underwrites life, health, personal accident, sports, and income protection risks. The company's Property segment provides commercial, homeowners', and construction and engineering property insurance. Its Reinsurance segment specializes in writing property catastrophe, property per risk, casualty clash, aggregate excess of loss, and pro-rata businesses. The company's Specialty Lines segment underwrites professional, management, and environmental liability, including architects and engineers, healthcare, cyber, lawyers, technology, media, and business services, as well as directors and officers, and employment risk practices risks. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Beazley plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.