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Steve Hearn


Vice-Chairman of Brokerslink, CEO of Inver Re and Member of the Ardonagh Group’s Executive Leadership team


Steve is CEO of Inver Re and a member of the Ardonagh Group’s Executive Leadership team.

His appointment followed the successful completion of the sale of BGC Partners’ insurance operations where Steve had been Group CEO since 2019.

Previously he was Group Chief Executive of the Ed Broking Group where he had been since November 2015. Prior to that Steve served as Deputy CEO of Willis Group Holdings. He joined Willis in 2008 as a result of its acquisition of Hilb Rogal & Hobbs (HRH) and held a number of senior roles including Chairman and CEO of Willis Global, CEO of Willis Re and CEO of Willis Limited, the Group’s principal UK regulated entity. Prior to its acquisition by HRH, Steve was Chairman and CEO of privately owned London wholesale insurance broker, Glencairn Limited. Earlier in his career, Steve was President and CEO of Marsh Affinity Europe, having previously held a number of positions at Marsh and Sedgwick Limited.

He has served as Chairman of both the London Market Group (LMG) and the London & International Insurance Brokers’ Association (LIIBA) and as a Vice President of the Insurance Institute of London.

Steve is Vice-Chairman of Brokerslink.