Chief Executive Officer, Sompo International
Nigel Frudd was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Sompo International Holdings Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sompo Holdings, Inc. (Sompo Holdings) in January 2019. He has been a member of the Sompo International Board of Directors since March 2017 when he joined the company as Chief Strategy Officer. In January 2019, Mr. Frudd was also appointed Senior Executive Vice President and Chairman of Overseas M&A of Sompo Holdings, having previously served as Managing Executive Officer, Head of Global M&A since 2015. In this capacity, he led the acquisition of Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd., which was renamed to Sompo International. Mr. Frudd was a director of Sompo Canopius AG from 2014 and Sompo Canopius Reinsurance AG from 2015 until these entities were sold in March 2018. Previously Mr. Frudd has held senior positions in leading UK insurance companies, been a partner in City of London law firms specializing in the corporate and financial services sector and a Partner in the Corporate Finance division of a leading UK firm of Chartered Accountants. He has an LLB (Hons) from the University of Leeds, qualified as a Barrister (Gray’s Inn) and as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court.