Steve joined Beazley in 2017 to establish , lead and develop our new US Marine Specialty. He was attracted to Beazley's reputation and standing in the market together with the entrepreneurial challenge of creating a new business from the ground up . Steve is a former Head of Guy Carpenter and Marsh 's marine and energy reinsurance practices and most recently was responsible there for business production and marketing. He is a graduate of Oxford University and holds the ACII designation. He loves to play golf,tennis and his drum kit - all of them badly , loudly and to the apparent amusement of all around him.