U.K. P&I CLUB NAMES BROWN TO HEAD ASIA PACIFIC REGION
The U.K. P&I Club has appointed Christopher Brown Asia Pacific regional director, effective Oct. 1
Based in Hong Kong, Brown will be responsible for providing services to all Thomas Miller-managed clubs, particularly U.K. P&I, TT, U.K. Defense, ITIC and the Lloyd's insurer Dex. He will lead the offices in the region and will be supported by experienced managers Nick Sansom in Singapore and Barton Phillips In Sydney.
Brown, who joined Thomas Miller in London in August 2001, succeeds Colin Lewin, who is moving to London as chief operating officer of the TT Club. An economist, Brown practiced law in the United States and spent 12 years with the Gard P&I Club, rising to head of claims.