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8.12.20

New Director Joins Cox Mahon

We are delighted to announce that Richard Packman has joined Cox Mahon as a Director.

Richard brings with him a wealth of experience and we are looking forward to working with him.  Richard will be responsible for spearheading the business development and controlled growth of the company as Cox Mahon looks forward to the next exciting phase of its story. Richard is a professionally qualified insurance practitioner (ACII) with over 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry.

He commenced his insurance career training as a casualty underwriter with Commercial Union before moving on to work for various established insurance brokerage firms in the London region – working predominantly in business development roles.

He relocated to Guernsey in 1999 to take the position of director within the Channel Islands’ largest insurance business, where he headed their professional risks division advising some of Guernsey’s largest financial institutions. He also created a dedicated private client/High Net Worth division.

Seeking a new challenge, he moved to Jersey in 2006 to launch and run a new start-up insurance firm, providing both insurance broking and captive insurance management services to a wide range of prestigious clients. Richard’s entrepreneurial instincts soon saw additional opportunities for the group and he later expanded the service range into that of a general underwriting agency, independent financial advisors and also pension trustees.

Whilst here he formed the Jersey International Insurance Association (acting as chairman and holding a number of directorship positions on offshore insurance and reinsurance companies), was a founding committee member of the Jersey Pensions Association, and was also a member of Jersey’s governmental financial advisory committee advising on both international insurance business and retirement planning solutions.

After working offshore for over 20 years, Richard then sought a return to the UK and joins Cox Mahon Ltd in December 2020.Richard is married with two children and aside from spending available time with his family his main interests outside the office are following cricket and football and playing the occasional round of golf.

 We are looking forward to working with Richard, welcome.