Justin Willmott joined Sovereign, a subsidiary of Chubb, in 2014. Justin focuses on both traditional political risk and sovereign credit transactions, as well as Sovereign’s specialized underwriting activities with financial investors.
Prior to moving into the insurance industry, Justin worked in the financial markets as an investment analyst, advisor and portfolio manager specializing in private equity. He also advised and managed capital in the public equity, real estate, debt and commodity asset classes.
Justin is a co-founder of specialist private equity and corporate finance advisory firm, Oceanis Partners Limited. Prior to Oceanis, he co-managed an emerging markets private equity and venture portfolio for the Dubai headquartered Legatum Group, a multi-billion dollar principal investment group. Justin joined Legatum from Morgan Stanley where he advised Gulf-based family offices and institutions.
Justin holds an MBA in finance from the Said Business School, University of Oxford and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Durham.