The Team

John Sullivan

John Sullivan

Managing Director

John began his marine insurance career in 2004, and with more than 10 years industry experience was promoted to role of Managing Director in 2017. He has overall responsibility for ensuring our high quality service delivery and development our business strategy. He has obtained a number of industry qualification, including post-graduate diplomas in Marine Insurance and Maritime Law. In addition to marine insurance, John offers V.Scope clients knowledge of many general insurance products such as Professional Indemnity, Directors & Officers as well as more specialist products such as Cyber Risk Liability. John.sullivan@v-risk.com Direct: +44 20 7522 8840 / Mob: +44 7824 623 347

Rajit Sharma

Rajit Sharma

Senior Claims Manager

Rajit is your principal point of contact for all claims related matters. He has handled a wide range of marine insurance claims, including complex General Average, machinery damage and cross liabilities recoveries. He was promoted to the role of Senior Claims Manager in 2017. Rajit has an LLB in Law from London School of Economics and is studying towards his Association of Average Adjusters qualifications. Rajit is fluent in Hindi. Rajit.sharma@v-risk.com Direct: +44 20 7522 8849 / Mob: +44 (0) 776 855 3367

Elvio Romano

Elvio Romano

Insurance Manager

Based in our Monaco office, Elvio is a specialist in the cruise ship and super yacht insurance sectors, and works exclusively for some of the leading service providers in that industry. Elvio is an Italian national, and is fluent in English and French. elvio.romano@v-risk.com Direct: +377 92051036 / Mob: +377 678 630305

Will Hope

Will Hope

Insurance Manager

Based in Liverpool, with over 20 years’ experience within the maritime industry, both at sea and ashore, Will offers our customers a unique blend of operational and technical expertise. Will holds various qualifications in Nautical Science, Maritime Law, Marine Insurance and is completing the Chartered Insurance Institute qualification. will.hope@v-risk.com Mob: +44 7793 774 463

Brodie Godfrey

Brodie Godfrey

Insurance Manager

Brodie joined V.Scope in 2020 following 6 years as an Assistant Underwriter in the P&I team at MS Amlin. She is responsible for arranging new policies, amendments to existing policies and renewals whilst ensuring the highest levels of service delivery for our clients. Brodie.godfrey@v-risk.com Direct: +44 20 7522 8805 / Mob: +44 7767 474 176

Sharon Jalilian

Sharon Jalilian

Insurance Assistant

Sharon joined V.Scope in 2019 as Insurance Administrator. Based in London, she is your primary contact for War Risk enquiries, as well assisting the team with documentation and credit control management. Prior to joining V.Scope, Sharon held senior credit control roles at GSK and Hilton Group. She is fluent in English, Swedish and Farsi. Sharon.jalilian@v-risk.com Direct: +44 20 7522 8872

Thomas Droemer

Thomas Droemer

Managing Director, V.Scope (Germany) GmbH & Co.KG

Thomas has worked in the shipping industry since 1985 and decided to move into the insurance world of shipping back in 1995. He has held various positions responsible for all kind of insurance matters for ship owners, ship managers , insurers and insurance brokers. He joined V.Ships (Hamburg) in 2010 heading the insurance department and as Managing Director of the inhouse insurance broker. thomas.droemer@v-risk.com Direct: +49 (40) 30 90 5 126 / Mob: + 49 172 4 309050

Anke Petersen

Anke Petersen

Senior Executive, V.Scope (Germany) GmbH & Co.KG

Anke completed her studies of history at the University of Hamburg with an academic degree M.A. She then followed the family tradition and entered the world of shipping, working at a well established German ship owner and liner operator. Anke joined V.Ships (Hamburg) in 2001 moving from the operations department the insurance department in 2005 where she is now responsible for all administrative activities, P&I claims and non-marine covers. Anke.petersen@v-risk.com Phone: +49 (40) 30905 124

Andrew Gordon ACII

Andrew Gordon ACII

Director

Andrew was appointed as a Director of V.Scope upon its formation in 2013 and is also Managing Director of Seascope Insurance Services Ltd.

Tony Flanaghan ACII

Tony Flanaghan ACII

Director

Tony was appointed as a Director of V.Scope upon its formation in 2013 and is also a Director of Seascope Insurance Services Ltd.

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