Our Global Team

Our team has amassed over 200 years of experience in international insurance markets. We also have vast experience within the London Market and Delegated Underwriting insurance sector which assists our clients in understanding their issues and developing solutions to their individual needs.

David Hill

Managing Director

Having established Advent 14 years ago, and with over 40 years experience in the insurance business, David has an acute understanding of the needs of start ups and the pressures facing businesses across the delegated underwriting spectrum. His forensic approach to honing systems and processes to keep costs down and dedication to guiding the exuberance of entrepreneurial minds are among his many key skills

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Paul Dunlop

Sales Director

During his 25 years in the insurance industry, Paul has built a strong track record of business development across the insurance service industry, particularly with product distribution and outsourced administration. He has worked for multinational companies and a number of start up ventures and his ability to identify new business opportunities has been pivotal in their success.

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Tim Quayle

Chief Operating Officer

Tim has recently joined the Advent team as Chief Operating Officer.

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Derek Douglas

Group Insurance Director

Derek joined Abbey in 2013 - having previously been associated with the Group for a number of years – to oversee and expand the Group’s insurance activities. This role embraces the operations of Advent Insurance PCC Limited in Malta, Advent Solutions Management in London and Advent Insurance LTD in Dublin. Derek has 40 years’ experience of working in the international insurance markets including the U.K., Far East, Africa and the Channel Islands. Since 2009 he has been based in Malta. Derek is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute.

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John H. Prosser


John has 30 years experience in financial services and is managing director of the highly successful Abbey International Finance group, of which Advent Insurance (Dublin) and Advent Insurance PCC (Malta), are subsidiaries. John is a chartered accountant and a non-executive director of a number of insurance and reinsurance companies in Ireland. His role within the Advent group is to participate in strategic decisions, generate business opportunities and provide support to management and staff.

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