John Coe

Deputy Chief Risk Officer

John Coe is Deputy Chief Risk Officer at Asta, supporting the CRO and providing leadership and oversight of the Risk Management Team. He advises and challenges new and existing clients as well as senior Asta Management on risk matters.

John has worked in the London Market & Lloyd’s since 2006 and is a qualified Actuary and member of the Institute of Risk Management.

He began his training with a broad consultancy grounding at EMB, working with several large London Market Insurers and Lloyd’s Managing Agencies on many projects including regular Capital and Reserving processes. John then stepped into market roles at Argenta and Tokio Marine Kiln, moving from directly applying his Actuarial experience in Capital Modelling to using this to provide the effective challenge required within a Risk Management Function.

Prior to joining Asta in 2022, John was Associate Risk Director at the legacy portfolio acquirer RiverStone International, heading the Risk Management Team and working as a key member of the Project Team who evaluated potential acquisition opportunities.

He has in-depth experience of Internal Model Validation having acted as Independent Validator for several Lloyd’s Syndicates during his career.