Key team members

Project and process management professionals with an in-depth knowledge and insight into the dynamics that are driving the market for general insurance programmes.

Scott Ingham

Scott Ingham

Managing Director

Scott founded Matrix in 2000 to deliver a better way for organisations to test the efficiency of and to add extra value to their insurance arrangements.  Scott has worked with thousands of companies helping them to optimise their insurance programmes and achieve improved cover and service whilst delivering significant additional premium economies.

He has an established reputation for designing bespoke risk and insurance solutions to support large, complex transactions and enjoys close relationships with leading global private equity funds and strategic investors.

Scott is now leveraging his global relationships, insight and understanding of the complex dynamics that drive deal originations, financing, and the insurance markets, to deliver unique insurance products that enable transactions.

His experience, working with businesses in every sector of the economy mean he is singularly well equipped to drive global opportunities and to demonstrate to our clients how the combination of financing with alternative risk transfer solutions can help them to achieve the results they require.


Alan Pottinger

Chief Operating Officer

Alan has worked with Matrix since the Company was first established; initially in a consulting capacity and, latterly as Chief Operating Officer.

He has extensive business experience gained in both the private and public sectors, most notably as Company Secretary & Head of Legal for a FTSE 250 multinational IT company for 20 years.

Alison Roome

Alison J Roome

Managing Director – M&A

Alison is responsible for the day-to-day management of our M&A insurance due diligence team. A highly qualified insurance professional with more than 20 years experience, Alison is a specialist in strategic project management and programme analysis having joined Matrix from an international insurance broker where she led the delivery of responses to key client tenders and RFP’s for businesses with global operations.

Alison has a very strong, in-depth knowledge across all classes of insurance business including property, casualty, financial and specialist lines.

Robin Hobbs

Robin Hobbs

Project Director – Corporate Insurance

Robin heads up our corporate project team. He has been responsible for delivering hundreds of successful insurance projects for companies.

He is an insurance and risk management specialist with experience gained in more than 30 years working on insurance projects for some of the world’s largest insurance brokers where he designed, co-ordinated and managed programmes for clients such as DHL, Reuters, SmithKline Beecham and DeLa Rue.

His knowledge of all aspects of the insurance markets, broking process and risk financing, servicing and management processes helps our corporate clients to achieve the optimum mix of cover, service and premium.

Simon Gibb

Simon Gibb

Operations & Audit Manager

Simons knowledge and experience has been gained at management level in a number of macro-economically vital sectors in a management career spanning 20 years.

Simons sector specific experience includes International Security Solutions, Oil & Gas, Mergers & Acquisitions, and most latterly, Insurance and Finance.

This well rounded management experience enables Simon to facilitate as an effective conduit across all specialist areas of service delivery.


Bradley J McGill

Managing Director Capital Markets – Matrix Global USA LLC

Brad has spent 25 years as a key innovator in finance, working in both capital markets and insurance. He is a specialist in the development of unique insurance coverages that manage financial risks on behalf of lenders and investors including Residual Value Insurance and Principal Protection wrappers for a range of situations including alternative assets, partnership interests, litigation finance, managed futures and infrastructure.

Prior to joining Matrix, Brad was founder and CEO of a company that played a key role in developing new financial products for the institutional capital markets working with major institutions, including Société Generale, Credit Suisse, State Street, Philadelphia Stock Exchange, British Bankers Association, and Moodys.


Daniel Lavoie

Executive Vice President and General Counsel – Matrix Global USA LLC

Daniel is responsible for the day-to-day management of our USA team including operations, legal, compliance, due diligence, insurance consulting and brokerage.

A seasoned insurance industry executive and practicing attorney with over 30 years-experience, Daniel is also a licensed insurance broker and an expert in environmental law and environmental insurance.

Daniel has held executive-level positions at major insurance and financial services companies and his diverse law practice has included insurance coverage and licensing, corporate, finance and litigation matters at a number of prominent firms in New York City.

He is licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey and Massachusetts as well as various U.S. District Courts. Daniel’s diverse experience provides Matrix USA the solid foundation of a senior executive the firm needs to ensure success.