August 25th, 2020 New Hires, Press Releases

BMS grows new Asian business with second senior hire

BMS Group (“BMS” or “the Group”), the independent specialist (re)insurance broker, today announces the appointment of Amy Fu to the management team working to build and develop BMS’ new operations in Asia, the set-up of which is currently subject to regulatory approvals. Fu is based in Singapore.

Fu joins BMS from Lloyd’s Asia, where she has been Market Development Manager since 2017. Prior to Lloyd’s, she spent six years as a marine underwriter at the London-based MGA Pioneer, where she developed a marine book of business from scratch. She began her career in insurance at Swiss Re, joining as a graduate trainee in 2007 and with placements in Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo, before working as a marine underwriter in London from 2008 to 2011. During her time in London, Fu gained an MBA at Imperial College London, having previously graduated in Finance at the Beijing Language & Culture University in 2005.

Nick Cook, CEO at BMS Group, said: “BMS is growing at pace. With the backing of our capital partners BCI and PCP, we are consolidating our position as the independent broker of choice across a number of territories and platforms.”

“Amy is an exceptional individual with longstanding experience in the Asian and London markets. I am confident Amy’s skills will make her an invaluable asset to our expansion in the region, working with Sandra Lee and our Asia leadership team. I am very pleased to welcome her to BMS.”