Carolyn Thomas


Senior Underwriter, Credit & Political Risk, Aspen BDA Ltd.

Carolyn is a Senior Underwriter in Credit & Political Risks (CPR) for Aspen Insurance. She began her underwriting career in political risks with Sovereign Risk Insurance in Bermuda in 1997. Five years later, she joined the Structured Trade and Export Finance division of Barclays Capital (NY and London) where she worked on export credit and structured lending transactions. She then moved to XL Capital (London) where she underwrote project finance, infrastructure and leveraged loans before joining Aspen (London) in 2008. Carolyn moved back to Bermuda in 2015 after heading the team in London to underwrite CPR for Aspen’s North American clients. She holds a BA (Hons) from McGill University and an MSc in Finance from Cass Business School.