Paul A. J. May
LLB (Hons), MBA, FCII, FCILA, AdipC, DipAIS, MCIArb, CFIRM, MAE, AIC, FUEDI-ELAE, FCMI, FIFAA, FIoD
Director, Chartered Loss Adjuster, Chartered Insurance Risk Manager, Court Expert
An internationally experienced and energetic entrepreneur, director, consultant and manager with a proven track record to quoted PLC board level. A clear sighted resolver of claims, problems and complex disputes.
Over 50 years experience in industry, insurance company, loss adjusting, consultancy, risk analysis and dispute resolution.
Lived and worked overseas in Belgium, Dubai and Singapore.
Undertaken assignments in over 90 countries.
Founder shareholder of companies since 1988 in: UK, USA, Singapore, China, Sweden, Spain, France, Sri Lanka, Antigua, Turkey, Germany, Australia and Cyprus.
Previous Non-Executive Director roles on boards of companies in USA (Chicago), China (Beijing) and UK (London).
FUEDI - ELAE: European Loss Adjusting Expert
Fellow: Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters
Certified Fellow: Institute of Risk Management
Fellow: Institute of Directors (IoD)
Fellow: International Federation of Adjusting Associations
Director at Large: International Federation of Adjusting Associations
Member: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Associate: Institute of Consulting
Fellow: Chartered Management Institute
Member: Association of MBA's
FCA: Paul is approved under Section 59 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 to perform the following Controlled Functions: Director, Chief Executive, Apportionment and Oversight, Responsible
for Insurance Mediation.
Member of Expert Advisory Group on Corporate Governance at Institute of Directors.
Past President: CILA - Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (1999-2000)
Past President: FUEDI - European Federation of Loss Adjusting Experts (1999-2000)
Past President: IFAA - International Federation of Adjusting Associations (2009-2011)
Peking University: Member of the Expert Committee of The China Centre for Insurance and Social
Security Research (CCISSR)
Managing Partner: Maritime Art Partners Ltd
Chairman: Concordia Consultancy Ltd
Paul specialises in the investigation, management and resolution of complex multi-party, multi-national assignments.
Mentor and Fund Raiser: St Giles Trust Charity - St Giles(stgilestrust.org.uk)
Fund Raiser National Autistic Society – National Autistic Society (autism.org.uk)
Member and approved Club Skipper on the Lloyd’s Yacht Club’s 55’ X-Yacht “LUTINE” skipper - Lloyd's Yacht Club
Past Commodore: Lloyd's Yacht Club (2003-2006)
Royal Yachting Association qualifications: Yachtmaster Offshore (Commercially Endorsed to be a Master of yachts up to 200 gross tonnes); Yachtmaster Ocean shore based; Power Boat Level 2.
Over 60,000 sea miles including 4 trans-Atlantic crossings as skipper. Sailed in Asia, UK, Europe, South America, and Caribbean. Over 1,100 nights at anchor.
Member: Royal Thames Yacht Club
Member: Royal Ocean Racing Club
Member: Ski Club of Great Britain
Member: Serpentine Swimming Club, London
Advanced Open Water Diver: Professional Association of Diving Instructors.
Group Leader: Duke of Edinburgh's Commonwealth Study Conference UK Tour 1992 and input to subsequent UK conferences.
Member: Lloyd's Shotgun Club - clay pigeon shooting.
Keen runner and cyclist having completed during last 7 years several marathons (London (5), Singapore, Helsinki, Palma) and a number of cycling events including Ride London (Surrey and Essex) and Dambusters 80th 100 mile in Lincoln.
Corporate Governance Risk and Directors & Officers Liability Issues.
Management of International Organisations, Alliances and Networks.
Political, Economic, Religious and Military History and Biographies.
Climate Issues especially related to Oceans and Marine.
Mother tongue English, conversational French. Studying Spanish.
Mobile: +44 (0)7836 746 534