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Chubb Property and casualty risk engineering

Jeremy Cole

Account Manager, Casualty Risk Engineering

Jeremy Cole joined Chubb in April 2012 with six years’ experience of managing the risk engineering programmes of major casualty accounts at a large Lloyd’s syndicate.

Jeremy joined the insurance market from the Cabinet Office where he was a policy manager, advising ministers on regulatory policy.

His background is as a health and safety inspector for the HSE, specialising in the polymers, fibres, food manufacturing and entertainment sectors, and in the public health department of a local health authority, where he researched human factors in accident causation.

Jeremy ColeM: +44 7833 255274E:

Robert Tailby

Account Manager, Employers Liability Specialist

Robert joined Chubb in 2004 after five years working for a global broker delivering solutions that enabled clients in a wide range of industry sectors to control the costs of employer’s liability insurance. Prior to that he spent 10 years as an HSE inspector specialising in improving safety management systems in complex public sector organisations such as the NHS, MoD and Emergency Services.

Robert now works in partnership with our clients and brokers to deliver customised services that support our mutual interest in preventing losses and controlling liability claim costs.

He also leads Chubb's delivery of IOSH accredited health and safety training. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Health & Safety, is a Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner and European Occupational Safety and Health Manager.

Robert TailbyM: +44 7834 312172E:

Karl Curtis

Property and Casualty Risk Engineer

Karl CurtisM: +44 7711 087464E:

Alan Beard

Senior Account Engineer

Paul Brooke

Head of Property & Casualty Risk Engineering Services - Europe

Paul began work as a commercial property underwriter for a UK tariff office before going on to specialise in property risk engineering. After gaining extensive in-depth experience with a major global insurance company and broking house he joined Chubb in 1996. Paul has supplemented his working knowledge with qualifications: NEBOSH Health & Safety certificate and is also a MIOSH Chartered Health & Safety Practitioner. Paul now has responsibility for the property and casualty risk engineering function for Chubb Europe.

Paul BrookeM:+44 7766 994030E:

Rhodri Pashley

Account Engineer

Rhodri graduated with a BEng(Hons) in Chemical Engineering and after working in the chemical industry for several years, moved into insurance in 2003. After holding property risk engineering positions in both insurance carriers and brokers, he joined Chubb in 2014. Rhodri has experience of servicing high value multi-national accounts in a wide range of industries, including chemical, pharmaceutical, heavy industry and retail risks. He has added to his working knowledge with various qualifications and holds the CFPA European Diploma in Fire Prevention and the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Health & Safety.

Rhodri PashleyM:+44 7833 255676E:

Andrew Templeton

Senior Account Risk Consultant

Andrew initially worked as a property underwriter before specialising in risk engineering. He joined Chubb in 2011 and has more than 25 years experience in the risk engineering field, working for various insurance companies and broking houses. With a broad depth of knowledge and experience in property risk engineering, Andrew has supplemented his working knowledge with various qualifications including ACII (Chartered Insurance Practitioner). He is a MIOSH Chartered Health & Safety Practitioner and member of the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management.

Andrew TempletonM:+44 7833 255215E:

Gareth Watts

Account Engineer

Gareth graduated with a B.Eng Hons in Mechanical Design, Materials and Manufacture. Between 2001 to 2008 he worked in a variety of roles for a supplier to the semi-conducting industry, before joining a major global insurance company, where he gained extensive property risk engineering experience. Gareth joined Chubb in 2013.

Gareth WattsM:+44 7833 255552E:

Claire Beesley

Property and Casualty Risk Engineer

Claire is a property and casualty risk engineer, based in Scotland and has held her current role since joining Chubb in November 2012.  Prior to joining Chubb, Claire worked in an underwriting capacity and with a risk management consultancy specialising in business continuity management.

Claire’s role involves completing general property and casualty evaluations, as well as providing consultancy advice. Claire also undertakes errors and omissions risk evaluations, including providing advice to clients on contract and project management and information security risk management. Claire has the following qualifications; BA (Hons) Risk Management, NEBOSH Certificate in Health & Safety and Certificate in Information Security Management Principles.

Claire BeesleyM: +44 (0)7818 581826E:

Keith Gallois

Senior Property and Casualty Risk Engineer

Keith joined Chubb in 2001, with 11 year’s risk engineering experience with a composite insurer, and is the risk engineering life science specialist for UK & Ireland.

He is a Chartered Insurance Risk Manager and Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute.Keith leads risk engineering initiatives within the life science segment, has extensive international experience in respect of life science clients, and has delivered educational and development activities to both internal and external customers over many years.Keith GalloisM: +44 (0) 7979 803956E:

Sue O’Reilly

Senior Property and Casualty Risk Engineer

Joined Chubb in 1999, and is a multi-disciplined Risk Engineer, with primary focus on our life science and information technology sectors, including contractual obligations and cyber. Sue is a subject matter expert specialising in all aspects of life science risks including change in controlled environment, contract research/manufacturing and the associated contractual issues, supply chain management and regulatory environment.

Qualifications include Certificate of Insurance Practice, NEBOSH Certificate in Health & Safety, and NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management.Sue O’ReillyM: +44 (0) 7801 241822E:

Alison Jones

Administration Support

Alison joined Chubb in July 2003 working for Surety. Transferring to risk engineering in February 2008, Alison has an administration role supporting our risk engineering staff in the region.Alison JonesE: alisonjones@chubb.comM: +44 (0) 7979 240765

Geraldine Dempsey

Property & Casualty Risk Engineer

Geraldine is a multi-disciplined Property and Casualty Risk Engineer based out of the Dublin office. She worked within Chubb for three and a half years as a personal lines appraiser before joining Loss Control Services in 2002. Geraldine carries out a broad range of risk engineering evaluations across a wide range of industries, and is also qualified as a level one Infrared Thermographer, undertaking thermographic condition monitoring surveys on electrical systems and machinery.

Geraldine’s qualifications  and memberships include Honours Diploma in Auctioneering, Valuations and Estate Agency, B.Sc. (Hons) Degree in Surveying from Trinity College, Dublin and the NEBOSH Certificate In Health and Safety. She is a member of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. Geraldine is also a member of the Association of Risk Management in Ireland and acted as chairperson for the association from 2009-2011.Geraldine DempseyM: +353 86804 8709E: