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Board of Directors and Key Staff


Simon Radford, Director of Treaty Operations

Simon Radford, Director of Treaty Operations

Simon Radford
Director of Treaty Operations

Simon is responsible for the development, negotiation and placement of a comprehensive and varied range of reinsurance solutions for MIB's Clients. 

He specialises in treaty reinsurance programs and all other types of portfolio protection. Simon was one of the founding members of MIB and oversaw our accreditation at Lloyd's in 2004. 

Simon has nearly 30 years of experience in the international reinsurance market. During his career he has worked with major London Reinurance brokers where he handled the treaty reinsurance business of clients in the Middle East and Africa.

T  +44 (0) 20 7264 1116
E  sradford@mib.co.uk


Atul Sudra, Finance & Operations Director

Atul Sudra, Finance & Operations Director

Atul Sudra
Finance & Operations Director

Atul is a Qualified Accountant and joined MIB in May 2010.

Before joining MIB he held a senior finance position at Principle Insurance Holdings prior to which he was Financial Controller at the Portman Building Society. 

T  +44 (0) 20 7264 1113
E  asudra@mib.co.uk


David Blain, Business Development Director

David Blain, Business Development Director

David Blain
Business Development Director

David has extensive experience of the treaty reinsurance market within the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and has worked with some of the largest companies in the region. He has a large network of contacts in Lloyds, London Market and the International market specialising in structuring reinsurance / retrocession programs.

T  +44 (0) 20 7264 1100
E  dblain@mib.co.uk


Mehran Eftekar
Non–Executive Director

Mehran has held the role of Group Finance Director of the Nest Group of Companies (the ultimate parent of MIB) since 1995. 

Mehran is a UK Qualified Accountant with 30 years of experience in both professional firms and the insurance industry. He serves on a number of Boards within the Nest Group as well as Audit and Risk committees. 


Mufid Sukkar
Non–Executive Director

Mufid has over 30 years professional experience working as a director, senior manager, programme manager and business consultant. He has worked with a number of major organisations including Logica, PwC, Levi Strauss, Royal Bank of Scotland, PHH Corporation, General Electric and UK Central Government.

Since February 2008, Mufid has held the post of Chief Strategy Officer to The Nest Group of Companies. He is responsible for setting standards and implementing strategic operational planning, corporate governance, organisational re–structuring and for Group Human Resources.

Mufid holds a BSc Degree in Aeronautical Engineering.