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Will Edlin



Will Edlin is an Advisor in our Managed Risk practice.

Will has been an insurance practitioner in Lloyd’s of London for over 20-years, and is the co-founder of Hotspot Cover, a specialty insurer providing coverage for adventure travel, extreme risk locations, and kidnap, ransom & extortion.

He brings a unique perspective to high risk insurance, having led the largest war risk portfolio of its type placed at Lloyd’s for a defence contractor with Middle East operations. During this time, Will was embedded within the risk management response team, where he managed and provided oversight for emergency evacuations, and kidnap for ransom cases involving personnel based in Iraq and Afghanistan under government contract(s).

Will is a key influencer who has built a reputation, through his experience and global carrier relationships, for providing innovative insurance solutions to multinational organisations operating in complex regions, and insurtech placements across multi-lines of insurance.

He has been instrumental in establishing a number of emergency assistance and crisis support facilities, and providing risk advisory oversight.

Will holds a Bachelor Degree from the University of Newcastle, Masters Degree from the University of Reading, and several industry qualifications and certifications.

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