Rob Humphries is Counsel at Conyers and is an experienced corporate and transactional lawyer.
Rob handles a broad range of insurance and reinsurance work including mergers and acquisitions, complicated group captive formations, and ongoing regulatory advice.
In addition to his work within the insurance industry, Rob also has a wealth of experience in general corporate and commercial work including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and general commercial transactions where he is able to draw on his considerable onshore and offshore experience. Rob is a member of the Corporate practice group at Conyers and regularly advises fund sponsors, managers and investors on a range of issues in relation to the formation, regulation and ongoing operation of hedge, PE, VC and other investment funds.
Rob has been widely published and regularly presents at industry events and conferences.
Rob is a member of the Insurance Manager’s Association’s Legal and Regulatory Committee and the Insurance Sub-Committee of the Financial Services Legislative Committee. He is also a faculty member at the International Centre for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE) where he assists with course coordination and instruction on captive board governance.
What a year it has been since our last Insurance Bulletin in March 2020. Although the full impact of Covid-19 on the re/insurance industry remains unclear, the need to retain capital to meet potential losses has contributed to a general hardening of the market after 15 years of soft market conditions characterised by excess capacity, low prices and more relaxed policy terms.