Aviation Committee

The Aviation Committee provides a representative forum for aviation and aerospace underwriters in LMA member firms to discuss common issues or concerns and promotes the best principles and practice of aviation and aerospace insurance and reinsurance. The role and scope of the Aviation Committee is explained in more detail here. Click here for the committee Terms of Reference.  

Committee Membership

Daniel Warburg Chair IQUW Syndicate Management Limited
Grant Halliwell Deputy Chair Chaucer Syndicates Limited
Martin Jackson Member Apollo Syndicate Management Limited
Robert Kemp Member Ark Syndicate Management Limited
Alex Cullen Member Atrium Underwriters Limited
Mark Stanley Member AXA XL Underwriting Agencies Limited
Dirk Froese Member Beazley Furlonge Limited
Ruth Mackenzie Member Faraday Underwriting Limited
Simon Herring Member IQUW Syndicate Management Limited
James Greenhalgh Member Lancashire Syndicates Limited
Meghan Walker Member Liberty Managing Agency Limited
Emma Russell Member Munich Re Syndicate Limited
Jason Gooby Member Starr Managing Agents Limited
James Walker Member Tokio Marine Kiln Syndicates Limited
Lisa Leahy Member Tokio Marine Kiln Syndicates Limited
Matt Langmead Member Travelers Syndicate Management Limited
Anthony Collins Member (Co opted) Beazley Furlonge Limited
Denis Bensoussan Member (Co opted) Beazley Furlonge Limited
Gary O'Sullivan Member (Co opted) Lancashire Syndicates Limited - London

Beaufort Underwriting Agency Limited
Beaufort Underwriting Agency Limited


The Aviation Committee have a detailed webpage containing information regarding their work on cyber. This is available via www.lmalloyds.com/aviationcyber.

On 5th October 2020 the Aviation Committee published a Suite of Software Clauses along with some accompanying information which is available on the Committee's cyber webpage.  

Key Issues

Key issues currently being considered by LMA Aviation Committee include:

  • AVS 100B/Aviation General Underwriter Agreement (GUA)
  • Premium Payment


Sub-committees and forums

The following groups have been created at market's request and report into the Aviation Committee at the monthly meetings.