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Michael Gould new chair of Structured Data Capture Steering Group

Michael Gould, Chief Operating Officer of Talbot Underwriting, has been appointed as the new chair of the Structured Data Capture (SDC) Steering Group. SDC is delivering straight-through processing to the London Market.


Michael Gould, Chief Operating Officer of Talbot Underwriting, has been appointed as the new chair of the Structured Data Capture (SDC) Steering Group. SDC is delivering straight-through processing to the London Market.

Michael is a highly experienced market practitioner and his appointment reflects the TOM programme’s commitment to ensuring that its work initiatives are built by the market for the market. His input and guidance will be invaluable.

Michael has succeeded Gareth Francis, Head of Business Change for Hiscox. Shirine Khoury-Haq, LM TOM programme sponsor, comments: “I know I speak for everyone in thanking Gareth for the time and energy he has committed to helping the initiative successfully complete its pilot and be well positioned to take the next steps towards a commercial launch.”

Bronek Masojada, Chief Executive of Hiscox, has also been announced as TOM Steering Board sponsor for Structured Data Capture.