James Bolton was appointed to the Board of Directors in May 2016 having previously been on the Membership and Communications Committee since 2013.
James is a director of Quest Group Holdings Limited, an organisation that purchases portfolios in run-off and manages them through its subsidiary, Quest Consulting (London) Limited. James is a Chartered Accountant and qualified Insolvency Practitioner with over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry. James has specialised in the management and run-off of long tail claims against solvent and insolvent insurance companies and insurance pools, and has extensive experience in managing the implementation of Portfolio Transfers and Schemes of Arrangement, and in developing the appropriate strategies for the management of the run-off and eventual closure of insurance portfolios.
James’s specific experience includes long tail claims management and settlement, including US APH and European losses, the negotiation of commercial settlements with UK, US and European policyholders, and dealing with complex insurance pools.
James says “My specific experience with long tail claims management and settlement, including US APH and European losses, and the negotiation of commercial settlements with worldwide policyholders, as well as dealing with complex insurance pools provides insight into IRLA members own experiences.”.
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