The marine team at GAWS of London provides cutting-edge solutions to inform of and mitigate against emerging exposures in an ever-changing world.

Our strong market connections and integrated approach enable us to provide tailored solutions for clients to capture the unique characteristics across all facets of maritime operations.

In today’s rapidly evolving maritime environment, the sector must confront an unprecedented amount of disruption.

Decarbonisation, heightened concern around cyber-attacks, environmental standards, and a truly global trading landscape are just some of the challenges that clients must navigate. Our modern approach and long-standing underwriter connections enable us to secure ultimate risk protection in the global hub of maritime insurance.

At GAWS of London our team supports strategic client decision making to maximise risk transfer solutions and simplify the placement process. From multinational shipping companies to privately owned fishing fleets, our knowledge spans across a wide spectrum of specialised lines.

Simplification of Placement Process

Direct access to
Lloyd’s of London


Clear and Transparent Communication

Our systematic and comprehensive review of a client’s risk profile enables us to implement tailored marine insurance programmes that optimise risk transfer whilst delivering a cross-class thought process.

Thorough in execution, our lateral thinking affords solutions that are integrated and aligned across a client’s continuum of risks.

Tailored Coverage Solutions

  • Marine liabilities
  • Hull & machinery
  • Builder’s risk
  • Protection & indemnity
  • Loss of hire

We advocate on behalf of a broad spectrum of clients from a variety of sectors


Bulk carriers

Shipbuilders & repairers


Fishing fleets

Smaller localized tonnage

Ports & terminals


Decommissioning vessels


Cargo owners

Vessel owners

Key contacts

Will Ripley

Head of Commercial

T +44 20 3687 3930
[email protected]

Gareth Stoppani

Divisional Director

T +44 20 3687 3927
[email protected]

Matthew Skedge

Associate Director

T +44 20 3687 3935
[email protected]

Natasha Ross

Senior Broker

T +44 20 3687 3928
[email protected]

Emily Hills

Senior Broker

T +44 20 3687 3938
[email protected]

Jordan Bailey

Account Handler

T +44 20 3687 3984
[email protected]

Daniel Waymark


T +44 20 3687 3976
[email protected]