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The Team

As a team we bring fresh approach to credit insurance. When you deal with Equinox Global you will always speak direct to the decision maker. We are approachable, our people are empowered, and our organisation is straightforward and transparent.

  1. Rachel Al Ali

    Rachel Al-Ali is a Claims and Legal Officer. Rachel trained as a solicitor at Clyde & Co LLP, where she became a Senior Associate. During her time at Clyde & Co LLP, she worked on a wide range of insurance and reinsurance matters, typically involving disputes of a high value and cross-border nature.

    Email Rachel
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0919
    M: +44 (0)7415 366 091

  1. Katie Benamar

    Katie is a Senior Business and Credit Analyst, devoting the majority of her time to our systems’ design and development, including our client portal, Equinox Approach. Prior to joining Equinox Global, Katie was a bond underwriter in the Commercial Surety division at Great American Insurance Company in the US, underwriting transactional and small account commercial surety bonds. Katie was a lead administrator for the online underwriting system – mySurety, working on implementation, training and processes.

    Email Katie
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0930

  1. Marian Berden

    Marian is a Senior Credit and Macro Analyst with extensive experience in the credit insurance industry. Marian was previously a Macro Analyst at Axis Capital focusing on political risk and credit insurance. Prior to Axis, Marian was a Senior Risk Analyst at Atradius and before that she worked for several years at the Ministry of Finance in the Netherlands as Policy Advisor for the Export Credit Insurance and Investment Guarantees division.

    Email Marian
    T:+44 (0)20 3036 0958
    M: +44 (0)7432 133 468

  1. Dagmar Böhning

    Dagmar joins from Aon Credit International Insurance where she was a Senior Account Manager, with responsibility for managing a portfolio of clients, both national and international, and developing tailor-made solutions across the credit insurance product range. Prior to this she held a number of senior positions in the credit insurance industry including at QBE International Insurance Ltd, Euler & Hermes International Ltd and ING Bank, in both the UK and Germany. Dagmar brings experience of both credit analysis as well as policy underwriting, and she will have a significant role in the expansion of Equinox Global′s German business.

    Email Dagmar
    T: +49 (0)40 3111 2844
    M: +49 (0)15780 576 842

  1. Rob Crampton

    Rob is one of the founders of Equinox Global and the Chief Underwriting Officer.  Rob is a certified accountant (FCCA) with a career spanning more than 30 years in finance and operations for various blue chip companies covering a range of sectors. Rob has worked in the credit insurance industry since 1997, initially as a buyer of the product, then as a broker and more recently as an underwriting risk manager, before starting Equinox Global.

    Email Rob
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0960
    M: +44 (0)7971 035 810

  1. Duncan Davies

    Duncan is an Underwriter based in London. He was most recently at Atradius as a senior business development manager targeting new opportunities in the middle market business. Prior to this he was an account manager responsible for a premium book value in excess of £2.5m across a number of different trade sectors; he also worked in Atradius’s Special Products department.

    Email Duncan
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0919

  1. John Davison

    John is responsible primarily for claims but will also work with our underwriting team. He has 25 years experience in credit insurance including 14 years directly with claims assessment for Euler Hermes. John has been involved with most aspects of trade credit underwriting and joins us from Credit & Business Finance, a specialist broker. Prior to his insurance career he gained business experience running a couple of UK timber operations where he built up his commercial knowledge.

    Email John
    T: +44 (0) 20 3036 0981

  1. Alban de Malherbe

    Alban is a Senior Underwriter and is responsible for running and developing the Equinox Global operations in France. In addition to French business Alban focuses on Spanish, Italian, Belgian and Swiss (French) business. Alban has extensive experience and an enviable reputation in the trade credit industry. Before joining Equinox Global, Alban spent 22 years at AIG as the Vice President and Trade Credit Regional Manager for Europe. Alban has also held senior management and underwriting positions at Spinks and Pan Financial.

    Email Alban

    T: +33 (0)1 8228 9312

  1. Samuel Fattahzadeh

    Samuel is a Credit Analyst based in Hamburg, Germany, working across all countries ands sectors. Samuel joined Equinox in late 2014 while he was studying at the University of Hamburg. After finishing his Bachelor’s degree (B.Sc) in Business Administration, Major in Insurance and Finance  he joined the German Equinox office as a Credit Analyst in autumn 2015.

    Email Samuel

    T: +49 (0) 3111 2846

     

     

  1. Vicki Harrison

    Vicki joins Equinox Global as Finance Director coming from Coface, where she has spent the last seven years as Director of Finance, Systems and Organisation for the UK and Ireland. Prior to this she has held a number of senior financial management positions in both private and listed companies in New Zealand, including her last role as Chief Financial Officer for Calan Healthcare Properties Trust. Vicki is responsible for the Finance and Operations functions and is based in the London office.

    Email Vicki
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0934
    M: +44 (0)7767 637 997

  1. Mike Holley

    Mike Holley is the CEO and one of the founders of Equinox Global. Mike is involved in the operation and development of the business as well as dealing directly with major clients. Mike is well-known in the credit insurance industry, having worked in the sector since 1983. He has held various credit insurance positions and for many years he has led profitable business units in the sector at director level. He has often been associated with new developments in the industry, and is a leading commentator in the media, at conferences and other events.

    Email Mike
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0961
    M: +44 (0)7957 457 565

  1. Simon Jackson

    Simon is a Credit Analyst based in London working across all countries and sectors.  Joining from Euler Hermes where he spent three years; Simon began as a Credit Analyst where he managed buyer risk across a number of sectors before moving to Risk Underwriting, specialising in Retail, Electronics, Media and Textiles. Simon holds a (BSc) in Mathematical Business Analysis.

    Email Simon

    +44 (0) 20 3036 0963

  1. Vladimir Malenic

    Vladimir is a Senior Credit Analyst based in Paris with 8 years’ experience in the credit insurance industry. He has joined Equinox Global from Euler Hermes where he worked as a Senior Risk Underwriter, dealing with multinational contracts across various sectors. Vladimir has focused on the export market mainly, having dealt with counterparts from all countries and having also worked in Germany.

    Email Vladimir

    T: +33 (0)1 8228 9313

  1. Frank Masteling

    Frank is a Senior Underwriter based in the Dutch office of Equinox Global. He is responsible for developing the business for Equinox Global in the Netherlands and Scandinavia. Frank has extensive experience in the financial services industry working for Rabobank for 9 years and Atradius for 14 years. At Atradius he has been working in both commercial and underwriting positions. His final position was head of the Special Products unit based in the Netherlands.

    Email Frank
    T: +31 (0)346 715 075
    M: +31 (0)625 500 967

  1. Shahida Razzaq

    Shahida joined Equinox Global as a Financial Controller. Prior to Equinox she worked at Coface UK as Financial Analyst. She has extensive experience in financial planning & analysis. She holds MSc. in Financial Management and is ACMA.

    Email Shahida

    T: +44 (0) 20 3036 0949

  1. Antje Seiffert-Murphy

    Antje is a CFA® charterholder and she is responsible for Equinox’s North American operations.  Based in Equinox Global’s New York office, Antje’s primary focus is on American business. Antje has eight years’ experience in trade credit, political risk and surety underwriting, and has worked across numerous industries and countries. Her knowledge in both primary and reinsurance trade credit underwriting extends from her time as a reinsurance underwriter in Hannover, Germany and primary risk underwriting capacities in New York.

    Email Antje
    T: +1 (0)61 6593 8682
    M: +1 (0)916 802 318

  1. Glenn Sexton

    Glenn is primarily responsible for claims and compliance. Glenn has 40 years’ experience in the trade credit industry. Prior to joining Equinox Global, Glenn spent 23 years at AIG where he was the compliance, procedures and training officer for trade credit in London. Before AIG, Glenn oversaw the successful launch of the first ever on-line training programme for trade credit insurance. Outside of Equinox Global, Glenn is a training consultant to the ABI Trade Credit Committee and has assisted the Institute of Credit Management in the development of new trade credit courses.

    Email Glenn
    T: +44 (0) 20 3036 0962
    M: +44 (0) 795 745 7334

  1. Henning Siess

    Henning is a Senior Underwriter based in Equinox Global′s Hamburg office and is responsible for the operation and growth of Equinox Global in Germany. In addition to Germany, Henning also focuses on the Austrian, Swiss (German), Hong Kong and Singaporean business. Prior to joining Equinox Global, Henning worked with Euler Hermes in Hong Kong where he was based for 14 years, running the business in Greater China and Korea. Before Hong Kong, he worked on for Euler Hermes’ national and multinational business in Europe.

    Email Henning
    T: +49 (0)40 3111 2842
    M: +49 (0)17663 416 698

  1. Rose Slane

    Rose joined Equinox Global following 7 years at Atradius where she was responsible for the Policy Administration and Office Management. Prior to her time at Atradius, she spent 5 years at Aon Trade Credit as an Assistant Broker, and 10 years at a large PLC helping to manage their credit insurance program.

    Email Rose
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0938

  1. Maurice Stolk

    Maurice is a Credit Analyst based in the Dutch office of Equinox Global, working across all countries and sectors. Maurice joined us from Atradius Collections where held positions in management, business development and as a Commercial Analyst. Prior to that Maurice has been working for Atradius Credit Insurance in both commercial and credit analyst positions. In 2014 Maurice got his post-bachelor degree in Business Science.

    Email Maurice

    T: +31 (0)346 715076

  1. Kuljeet Ubhi

    Kuljeet is a Senior Underwriter in the UK team based in London. Kuljeet joined Equinox Global from Euler Hermes where he worked as an underwriter specialising in the Construction, Metals, Engineering and Automotive sectors. Prior to Euler Hermes, Kuljeet also spent time at Coface and Caterpillar Financial.

    Email Kuljeet
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0957
    M: +44 (0)7956 493 591

  1. Gina Wade

    Gina  joined Equinox as an administrator following 23 years with RBS Global Financial Markets.  She was part of the Client Valuations Team and she was responsible for liaising with clients in order to track all requests for daily, weekly and monthly pricing requests.  Most recently she spent a short period of time at Friends Life Group where she was responsible for Policy Administration.

     Email Gina

    T: +44 (0) 20 3036 0930

     

  1. Jack Woodruff

    Jack is a Underwriter based in New York. Jack joined Equinox Global from Euler Hermes where he worked as a Senior Risk Underwriter across a variety of sectors including Automotive, Construction, Metals, Fuel, Travel & Media. Prior to this he studied a Master’s degree in Business with Financial Management at the University of Northumbria.

    Email Jack

    T: + 1 347 848 8926

  1. Xhiljola Xhixhi

    Xhiljola joined us from Avnet UK where she worked as Credit Risk Analyst involved with the credit insurance policy administration. Prior to this she has 9 years working experience in the banking sector overseas as a Corporate and SME Credit Risk Analyst for Piraeus Bank and National Commercial Bank of Albania (BKT). Xhiljola is currently studying for MICM Accreditation in addition to her Marketing Management Degree.

    Email Xhijola
    T: +44 (0)20 3036 0931