Charles Manchester
Chief Executive
Manchester Underwriting Management Ltd


Charles has over 30 years’ experience in insurance. MBA and ACII-qualified, Charles holds or has held senior positions in an MGA, insurance companies, a Lloyd’s Syndicate and Lloyd’s Brokers.

Charles is currently CEO of an MGA, Manchester Underwriting Management Ltd (MUM), which underwrites UK and international business with an emphasis on financial lines, both through UK regional brokers and in the London Market.

He is the non-executive Chairman of MGB Insurance Brokers Ltd, a Lloyd’s Broker subsidiary of MUM and a non-executive director of International General Insurance Company (UK) Limited, an A- rated insurance company underwriting a wide range of specialty lines in the UK and internationally;

Charles has previously held the following positions:

  • CEO of a AA-rated insurance company;
  • Active Underwriter of a Lloyd’s syndicate;
  • CEO of a Lloyd’s Broker.

This gives Charles a current and almost unique understanding of the issues facing MGAs, insurers (who are our partners), brokers (who are customers) and London and international markets.


Charles Manchester