Leading independent international Lloyd’s broker, Tyser & Co. Ltd. (Tysers), today (12 June 2011) announced the appointment of Simon Morley as a member of its specialist terrorism team, which forms part of Tysers’ Marine Division.

Simon has a wealth of experience and expertise within this specialist field and joins Tysers from Aon Benfield where he headed up the company’s Terrorist Facultative unit and was responsible for initiating and developing the product.

Jonathan Macey, Managing Director of Tysers Marine Division commented: “I am extremely pleased that we have been able to attract someone of Simon’s calibre, knowledge and experience of this specialist class of business to Tysers. It is an area where we have seen considerable growth, under the leadership of Harry Simpson and, with Simon joining the team, see further opportunities for development.”

Simon Morley added:

In more than two decades of working in London market, I have always been impressed by Tysers’ strong reputation for professionalism allied to the group’s clear-sighted vision for its future. I look forward to making my contribution to the achievement of Tysers’ business objectives.