Tom Bolt
President, Southern Europe, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance

Tom joined Lloyd’s in September 2009 as the Director, Performance Management previously having been Managing Director of Marlborough Managing Agency, a Lloyd’s Managing Agent.

In his role as Director, Performance Management, Mr Bolt was responsible for working with individual Lloyd's businesses to improve the commercial performance of the market. This includes monitoring each syndicate’s performance against its business plan and ensuring that the underwriting guidelines are adhered to.  

Mr Bolt has extensive experience in international insurance and reinsurance across the UK, US and Europe, having spent 25 years at the Berkshire Hathaway Group. This included senior roles in Berkshire Hathaway’s Reinsurance Division and President of some of its insurance subsidiaries. He also helped form Bankers Trust Insurance Derivatives Business and a related group of insurance and reinsurance companies.

A US national, Tom has a B.A and M.M (M.B.A) from Northwestern University and lives in London.