He will replace Weightmans partner Ling Ong and will serve with DAC Beachfront partner Toby Valley. Toby Valley will take over the role of Vice President.
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“As one of the founding members of London FOIL, it’s an honor to be president,” Coull said. “The pandemic has only raised expectations for ESG and D & I.”
“Insurers in the London market are increasingly aware that the insurers they work with must also understand and show their commitment to solving D & I and ESG issues,” he said. Added. “Therefore, it is imperative that their advisors (including lawyers) be fully involved and accepted in these important issues.”
With nearly 25 years of experience in the (re) insurance sector, Coull advises a wide range of non-marine business class insurers and reinsurers. He also has extensive experience in litigation, arbitration, and alternative dispute resolution on key issues in the UK and abroad.
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Lawrence Bethemer, Chief Executive Officer of the company, said: Insurance Lawyer Forum (FOIL). “Being a member of London FOIL from the beginning, I am confident that he will continue the wonderful work the organization has done over the past year and lead to further success.”
London FOIL is a division of FOIL that supports legal service providers serving the Lloyds and London (re) insurance markets.
“Since 2018, London FOIL has provided a strong and unified voice to lawyers working with market participants in London,” said Coull. “Our organization continues to work to help clients get the most out of these difficult times.”