Heather Thomas
30 May 2023Analysis

RiverStone appoints two non-exec directors

RiverStone International, a provider of legacy solutions in the Lloyd’s market, has appointed Heather Thomas and Jose Vazquez as independent non-executive directors of its UK subsidiaries RiverStone Insurance (UK) and Riverstone Managing Agency.

Thomas is currently non-executive director of IQUW Syndicate Management and prior to this, she was non-executive director and chair of the risk management committee and member of the audit committee at CNA Insurance and Hardy Underwriting.

Vazquez has more than two decades of experience in the insurance sector, including 10 years as chief risk officer at Direct Line Group. Prior to this, Vazquez has held a variety of roles in the insurance industry including at HSBC Group and Zurich Insurance Group. He is also non-executive director at Allianz Holdings.

Luke Tanzer, chief executive officer of RiverStone International, said: “We are delighted to have Heather and Jose join our UK boards. They are both highly experienced non-executive directors, and their advisory capabilities will prove invaluable to RiverStone International as we continue to build on our leading position within the global legacy market.”

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