Vibe Syndicate Management, Syndicate 5678, has appointed Steve Abbott to the role of Head of Claims. Steve will join the Syndicate’s executive committee and replaces Mike Edmonds who retires next month. Steve is the latest in a series of senior hires for Vibe’s expanding platform.
Vibe CEO Dinah Gately said, “I’m delighted that Steve will be joining Vibe, he brings a wealth of experience in providing a first class claims service to the Lloyd’s market. Steve will be instrumental in ensuring Vibe continues to deliver high levels of service during our continued growth.”
Steve joins from Advent where he was Head of Operations, which included responsibility for the Claims and Outwards Reinsurance departments.
Steve said, “This is a fantastic opportunity to work with Vibe’s talented executive team and further develop the claims service for the Lloyd’s market. Vibe is fast building on its reputation as an underwriting specialist and attracting talented individuals from across the market, this combined with its ambitious plans for the future makes the role an exciting proposition.”
Steve started his claims career in 1990 with the Royal Reinsurance Company, followed by Sedgwick, before joining Advent in 1996.