Our people

Tim Lection

Tim joined Lodestar in 2018 where he heads the Claims Department. Tim entered the Marine Insurance industry in 1985 and remained with an International Group P&I Club for 32 years, much of which as a Claims Manager working mainly with the Far Eastern membership in the Club’s Eastern Syndicate.

Vicky Clarke

Entered the Marine Insurance industry in 2006. 5 years with British Marine as an assistant underwriter. Graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a BSc (Hons) German and Information Systems degree and has achieved DipCII. Vicky has been with Lodestar since the beginning in 2011, and was promoted to Underwriter in April 2017 for Turkey, India and Indian Sub-Continent. 

David Kish

Entered the Marine Industry in 1976 with an emphasis on Marine Insurance since 1985.  David holds a BA and JD degree and has headed marine claims, risk management, marine operations, labour relations, and legal departments for both marine insurers and operators.  Presently David serves as Claims Director with Smooth Waters Consultants and Adjusters, which is a Ryan Specialty Group Company affiliated with Lodestar Marine, Trident Marine Managers, and Safe Waters Marine Underwriting Managers.  

Shetu Paul

Shetu is currently undertaking an internship with Lodestar and joined the team on 5th June 2019.  Shetu will be working closely with all underwriters and the claims team.

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