Richard Lowther joined the team in April 2014 as the Chief Operating Officer. He is responsible for developing the Hiscox Re ILS investment management platform and related operational processes. In 2016, he was made a Hiscox Partner.
Prior to joining Hiscox, he worked at AlphaCat Managers Ltd., Bermuda as the Chief Operating Officer from the time of its formation in 2008 where he was responsible for the overall fund management structure and oversight of day-to-day processes. From 2000 to 2008, he was an Executive Vice President and Partner with the Capital Markets Management Division of JLT Insurance Management (Bermuda) Ltd. He has been involved in the Bermuda insurance market since moving to the island with Marsh Management Services (Bermuda) Ltd in 1998. Before moving to Bermuda, he was an Audit Senior with the Auditor General of British Columbia from 1993 to 1998.
Richard qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1997 and graduated from University of Victoria, Canada in 1992 with a BA in Economics.