Vanessa Powell

Claims Manager

Vanessa joined Castel in September 2015 from Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Group where she was the Aviation Claims Manager.

She has over 30 years’ experience across all classes of aviation claims and has held senior claims roles within a number of established Lloyd’s and London market underwriting businesses and brokers.

Vanessa is responsible for the management and delivery of claims services across Castel’s existing and new cells.

Outside of work, Vanessa enjoys golf, running and tennis.

Victoria Ridgway

Claims Adjuster

Vicky joined Castel in August 2016 having worked for Aon and Xchanging for the past 18 years in Aviation Claims.

In all she has 20 years of experience within the Insurance& Reinsurance market in the Broker & Lloyd’s claims arena.

Vicky enjoys spending time with her family, socialising and keeping fit.

Jake Lillywhite

Claims Administrator

Jake began his career in July 2015 working as a Claims Assistant for Renaissance Re and subsequently joined Castel in April 2017 as a Claims Administrator. 

In his free time he enjoys going to the gym and socialising with friends and family.