We provide a broad range of covers, including event cancellation/non appearance on an all risks or a named perils basis to event organisers, trade bodies, sponsors, broadcasters, artist/event management companies and many other operators across the entertainment and conference/exhibition sphere. We also offer tailor made non-physical damage business interruption coverage to a broad range of industries, as well as prize indemnity and parametric policies. The team strives to provide excellent service and to develop unique, bespoke offerings in line with clients’ ever evolving requirements.

Our team

  • Simon Crone

    Simon continues his role in 2023 at Fidelis MGU. Simon joined Fidelis Insurance in 2019 from AmTrust where he was the Chief Underwriting Officer for the Mortgage & Credit division. Simon has over 20 years of experience in insurance in a variety of roles ranging from underwriting to operations to project management. Previously he was at General Electric and Genworth Financial. Simon holds a Masters of Engineering from the University of Cape Town.

    Email: [email protected]
    Phone: +44 7710 513217

  • Key contact
    Henry Edwards

    Henry is Head of Contingency at Fidelis MGU. Henry joined Fidelis Insurance in 2020 as an underwriting assistant, working across a range of Bespoke & Speciality Lines. He hold’s a BSc (Hons) Degree in Economics from the University of Bristol.

    Email: [email protected]
    Phone: +44 203 846 6167 +44 7920 381 736

  • Gary Redmond

    Gary is Head of Terrorism at Fidelis MGU. Gary Redmond joined Fidelis Insurance in 2020 from Zurich where he worked in New Business Underwriting dealing primarily with Property & Casualty lines. Prior to this he worked for Aon in their Global Inwards Team where he held a position on their EMEA Board of “Millennials”. He graduated from DIT with a BA in International Business & Chinese Language.

    Email: [email protected]
    Phone: +353 1 566 8097, +353 87 172 8009

  • Christine Penny

    Christine is an Assistant Underwriter at Fidelis MGU. Christine joined Fidelis Insurance in July 2021, from Hamilton Insurance, where she worked in their Underwriting Operations team. Christine graduated from the University of Limerick in 2020 with a Bachelor of Business and French degree, majoring in Risk Management and Insurance.

    Email: [email protected]
    Phone: +353 1 582 2324


  • Cathal Ruane

    Cathal is an Underwriting Assistant at Fidelis MGU. Cathal joined Fidelis Insurance in 2022. Prior to joining Fidelis, Cathal worked in the renewals team at Arachas Corporate Brokers. Cathal holds an honours degree in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Limerick.   

    Email: [email protected]


  • Conor Pearson

    Conor is an Underwriting Assistant at Fidelis MGU. Conor joined Fidelis Insurance in 2022. Prior to Fidelis Insurance, he worked for Axis Capital as a control operations and DUA intern. Conor graduated from the University of Limerick with a Bachelor of Business, majoring in Insurance and Risk Management.

    Email: [email protected]


  • Phoebe Burns

    Phoebe is an Underwriting Assistant at Fidelis MGU. Phoebe joined Fidelis Insurance in September 2022 as an Underwriting Assistant on the Crisis Management team. Phoebe graduated from The University of Manchester with BA Hons in Politics and Philosophy.

    Email: [email protected]
    Phone: +44 203 948 8241


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