Chris Newman

Managing Director, Global, ACORD
Chris Newman, Managing Director, Global, ACORD

Chris Newman

Managing Director, Global, ACORD

Biography

Chris is the Managing Director, Global at ACORD, responsible for London operations and developing ACORD outside of the US. Chris has two distinct strengths within the insurance sector: one in relation to operational management within mainstream insurance organizations, and the other focused on the development and growth of insurance-focused technology companies.

As an innovative leader with a wealth of experience in the global insurance industry, Chris has a wide-ranging background with a successful track record for developing and leading high-growth insurance technology organizations, working with both start-ups and industry leading-organizations. He has also previously held the role of Head of Operations for a £1b Lloyd’s Syndicate and was responsible for the Global Programme for a $4bn Bermudian Reinsurance Group, establishing regional platforms in Asia, North and Latin America; he has also held senior leadership roles within General Insurance companies.