Redefining insurance broking

The specialists who make up our dedicated team have professional backgrounds in corporate law, general industry and insurance.

Our understanding of the underlying issues allows us to secure the best terms from the insurance market.

Richard French

Managing Director

Richard is the founder of Atlantic Global Risk and is the Managing Director. Prior to establishing Atlantic Global Risk, Richard successfully founded and grew the London-based M&A team at Howden UK Group Limited. Richard is a highly experienced broker who has worked in M&A insurance since 2010. Richard has earned a reputation for designing M&A insurance policies to support large and complex transactions. Richard holds close relationships with leading global private equity funds and strategic acquirers. Richard read Economics at the University of Bristol.

David Haigh

Senior Vice President

David is a co-founder of Atlantic Global Risk and is a Senior Vice President. Prior to establishing Atlantic Global Risk, David worked in the M&A team at Howden UK Group Limited where David was responsible for US transactions. David has supported numerous US transactions which range up to USD 3.5bn. Prior to his time at Howden UK Group, David was a project engineer in the Oil & Gas and Defense sectors. David holds a Master's degree in Chemistry from the University of Durham.

Nicholas Pullen

Senior Vice President

Nicholas is a co-founder of Atlantic Global Risk and is a Senior Vice President and New York barred attorney. Prior to establishing Atlantic Global Risk, Nicholas worked in the M&A team at Howden UK Group Limited. Prior to his time at Howden UK Group, Nicholas worked as a corporate M&A lawyer at Sullivan & Cromwell. He has worked within Goldman Sachs Principal Investment Area's Merchant Banking Division as well as in the Bankruptcy and Reorganization division of Shearman & Sterling.