The Euromoney London Islamic Finance and Investment Conference

Richard Bishop

Chief Executive Officer

Cobalt Underwriting


Richard has worked both in the UK and internationally, and has wide experience of all commercial classes of insurance including the use of Alternate Risk Finance and Captives in global insurance programmes. This experience has been gained over a career spanning 30 years that include working both as a broker and underwriter. He has worked for diverse organisations that include multinational insurance brokers, Marsh, whilst training initially with a Lloyd’s underwriting agency as Marine Cargo and Specie underwriter. Richard has combined his knowledge of innovating new products and solutions from the global insurance markets with Shariah expertise and knowledge gained from working closely with providers of Islamic Financial services to form London’s first Underwriting Agency providing Shariah-compliant insurance and reinsurance solutions for Islamically financed commercial and corporate risk exposures throughout the globe.


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Wed 11 - Thu 12 Feb 2015

Marriott London Grosvenor Square, London