Ludovic Audoin


Ludo has over 16 years of operational oil and gas industry experience. He has spent 6 years at Senergy (now part of Lloyds Register). Prior to Senergy he was a drilling manager at Wintershall and Perenco. Ludo has engineered and managed deepwater, HPHT, MPD, offshore and onshore drilling operations across the world in some of the most difficult operational environments. Ludo graduated in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering from the Arts et Métiers-ParisTech university in Paris, and holds an MSc in Petroleum Engineering from the IFP school (French Petroleum Institute).

Kit Beale


Kit has deep roots in the energy insurance industry. He has had placements and support roles in London with several underwriting syndicates (including Amlin and Munich Re). In addition, Kit has spent extensive time with key service suppliers such as Lloyd’s Register and Stellar Well Control. Kit has worked alongside surveyors conducting operations for SIS on land rigs, offshore platforms, wells and facilities in Canada, Texas and Louisiana. Kit graduated from Newcastle University studying Environmental Sciences.

Jonathan Gillespie


Jonathan has broad experience as an executive and director across multiple industries including at Google. Jonathan has extensive experience in setting up businesses, coordinating the development of their branding, developing commercial models and designing marketing programs. Jonathan has provided key leadership support to SIS since its inception. Jonathan holds an MSc in Marketing from the University of Strathclyde.

Advisory Board

SIS has a rotating 10 member Advisory Board consisting of lead energy underwriters, risk managers from major corporations, engineers and brokers.

Our Advisory Board members are independent, outside experts that provide relevant insights on market trends and challenges. Through these consultations, we ensure that we continue to provide value added, cutting-edge solutions and services to the whole insurance community. If you would like more information or would like to be included as an advisory board member, please contact Ludovic Audoin.