Board of Directors - Lumley Insurance

John Lumley


John’s insurance career began in 1982, with Lloyd’s broker Stewart Wrightson. In 1992 he was appointed a director of Nicholson Leslie Aviation and non-executive director of Edward Lumley Holdings, a UK holding company with subsidiaries worldwide. In 1997 he was appointed an executive director of Aon Aviation and, four years later, set up Global Aviation Insurance Network, of which he is still a director. He has been a director of what is now Lumley Insurance since 2003.




Christopher Lumley


Christopher, a graduate of Oxford Brookes University’s Business Administration course, began his insurance career in 1984, when he joined Edward Lumley & Sons. He has since worked for the Sedgwick and Aon groups, and has over 25 years’ experience in international property insurance gained in the UK and South America. He was appointed a director of Lumley St Aubyn (now Lumley Insurance) in 2005.




Robert Garforth-Bles

Non-Executive Director

Bertie is a chartered accountant. He has been involved with Lumley Insurance, in all its guises, since 1998. He was appointed company secretary in 2001 and finance director in 2003.



Paul Davies

Finance Director

Paul is our finance director, he is a qualified accountant of circa 20 years working exclusively within the insurance sector within that period. Paul has held a number of senior board positions within insurers and brokers over the last 15 years.