Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Mr. Bentley has more than thirty years experience in the insurance and reinsurance industries. Since 1998, Mr. Bentley has held a number of senior executive positions with RiverStone and its predecessors. Before heading the global RiverStone Group, Mr. Bentley was Head of the European companies as Managing Director of RiverStone UK, including the Lloyds Managing Agency and serving in that role on all of the UK boards.
Before joining RiverStone UK, Mr. Bentley was Head of Reinsurance at the Lloyd’s Claims Office and was responsible for the claim settlements for the Lloyd’s market across all classes of reinsurance business. Before serving in this capacity at Lloyd’s, Mr. Bentley had over seventeen years of experience at senior levels with Lloyd’s brokers, including Alexander Howden and Hogg Robinson & Gardner Mountain (now both part of Aon), culminating in the role of Chief Executive of Alwen Hough Johnson Management Services Ltd. He was also Executive Director of the brokerage company AHJ Ltd (a specialist reinsurance broker). Mr. Bentley has wide experience in both the London Market and the global reinsurance market. He has resolved many complex disputes and crafted a number of innovative workouts.