Sue joined the business in September 2015 as Non-Executive Chairman of Arthur J. Gallagher Holdings (UK) Limited and Chairman of the Remuneration & Nominations Committee.
Her career spans the retail, consulting and financial services sector including over 15 years in the insurance industry. Sue is the Senior Independent Non-Executive Director for UKAR (Northern Rock Asset Management and Bradford & Bingley) and Chairman of its Remuneration Committees and the Lead Non-Executive Director for the Home Office.
Previous roles include Director of Market Operations and a member of the Executive Team for Lloyd’s of London, Chairman of Lloyd’s Japan and Director of Lloyd’s Asia, Chief Operating Officer and a member of the Executive Team for the Hiscox Group, and Board member for Hiscox Syndicates and Hiscox Insurance. She joined Hiscox from PricewaterhouseCoopers where she was a Principal Consultant working with a range of FTSE companies.
Sue has also served as CEO of the government’s UK Financial Services within UK Trade & Investment, tasked with encouraging high value foreign investment & trade and strengthening the UK’s reputation as the world’s leading financial centre. In 2015 she was awarded an OBE for services to Women in Business.