Watts to relocate from Canada to UK

Travelers has appointed David Watts head of general aviation for Travelers Syndicate Management (Syndicate 5000 at Lloyd’s).

Watts most recently worked at Catlin Canada, where he was underwriting director. Watts is relocating from Calgary to the UK for his new role.

Travelers Syndicate Management head of aviation and space Jon Woodrow said: “David is an extremely well-regarded figure in the Canadian insurance market and has strong connections with the London market. He brings with him a real breadth of experience, and his arrival greatly strengthens our aviation team.”

Watts said: “Working in the heart of the London insurance market is an exciting move for me and I’m thrilled to be joining such a well-respected organisation as Travelers.”