Andrew Woodward
Regional Head Middle East & Turkey, Lloyd’s

Andy joined Lloyd’s in April 2020, responsible for business development for Lloyd’s in the region.
Andy has been in the insurance business for over 30 years in a variety of senior technical, business development roles. Since 1994 he has lived and worked in the Middle East region in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Oman and for the last ten years the UAE.  

Based in the Dubai International Financial Centre, Andy is responsible for developing and implementing Lloyd’s business and market development strategy across the broader Middle East region as well as managing the operations of the Dubai platform. 

Since arriving in the Region in 1994, Andy has worked for both multinational and local insurance companies in four countries which has given him a in depth knowledge and understanding of the industry and the market. 

Andy has over 30 years’ experience in international insurance industry starting his career in 1983 with General Accident in the UK. He holds an BA from King’s College London. He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of the United Kingdom.