Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited - The Marine & Specialist risks division of the award-winning KGJ Group of Companies
Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited - The Marine & Specialist risks division of the award-winning KGJ Group of Companies

About Us
IRCM - part of your Risk Management Team

Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited - The Marine & Specialist risks division of the award-winning KGJ Group of Companies

Insurance Risk & Claims Management Ltd is the Marine and Specialist Risk Division of the award winning KGJ Group of companies. With the ability to provide cover for all classes of Commercial Insurance we have become specialised in two niche markets: -

Bespoke Insurance and Risk Transfer Solutions also known as ‘Self Insurance Solutions’ - Our experienced team will work closely with you to implement procedures which enable you to take direct control of your insurance plus claims costs and successfully manage the claims process within set limits.

Marine -With the Management Team having extensive hands-on experience of running, owning and managing large marine industry operations we are a knowledgeable and respected insurance broker within the niche Marine market.

THE MANAGEMENT TEAM


Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited

Pat Ward, ACII

With over 40 years experience in the insurance industry with extensive captive management experience and also the owner of 6 UK boat yards. Pat is an experienced yachtsman and veteran championship rower.
 

Richard C Ward, LL.B, IRIB

With over 20 years experience in the insurance industry including extensive captive insurance management, Richard is RYA qualified, owner of several boats and a keen water skier.

Anthony R Sly, ACII,

An experienced Underwriter with over 30 years in the industry. Tony has been responsible for niche market schemes such as boat manufacturers, small craft plus high hazard liability. Tony is also a keen and experienced yachtsman.
 

Richard J Cox, ACII, IRIB

With some 20 years experience, Richard has dealt with many large high profile PLC’s on both traditional and captive insurance facilities and is an experience yachtsman.

Ruth Patricia Ward,

With over 20 years experience in the insurance industry, Ruth is RYA qualified, owner of several boats as well as being knowledgeable on marine electronics and engineering.
 

Mark Elcocks,

After 16 years in the RAF, serving in various theatres across the World, Mark moved into the insurance industry over 12 years ago. He gained experience in the Marine market whilst working in the Specialist Risk Division of Towergate. He has extensive experience of working with Marine-related risks in both the UK and overseas in addition to providing insurance to registered charities, associations and museums.

SENIOR UNDERWRITING STAFF

Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited

Sarah Baugh,

Sarah has worked in insurance since 1991 qualifying as a multi class underwriter with Commercial Union/Norwich Union covering the full spectrum of the insurer's general commercial insurance underwriting process. She moved into insurance broking in 2004 transferring to Aon Insurance where she became the broking manager for their Birmingham office and has experience across a broad range of corporate risks encompassing Professions, High-Hazard Liability Risks, Construction, Manufacturing and Marine Trades
 

Becki James, Dip CII

With over 10 years experience as a Senior Commercial Underwriter across a broad range of trades including high hazard manufacturing liability trades, also an experience engineering underwriter.

SMALL CRAFT UNDERWRITER


Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited

CLAIMS STAFF


Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited

Sarah Fitzgerald

Over 8 years experience in the industry most of which has been in the specialist marine sector as a delegated authority underwriter for a number of key marine insurers. Sarah is qualified to the CII Foundation Paper One Standard.
 

James Hodgson,
Technical Claims Manager, BA (Hons)

Head of our in-house claims team of 7, James deals with our complex technical claims including on site investigations an expert in case law and policy wordings. Formerly a Claims Manager at RSA with over 10 years experience in the market.
Insurance Risk & Claims Management Limited - The Marine & Specialist risks division of the award-winning KGJ Group of Companies