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 20 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.




Charles Gosling


Charlie began working in insurance in 1980, when he joined Aon as a specialist in aviation insurance. This role took him all over the Far East and Asia, where he represented the company for some 20 years. During this time he launched a specialist insurance scheme for airline flight crew. He is now Lumley Insurance’s aviation specialist.



Robert Garforth-Bles

Finance 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.