Derek joined INDECS from an international broker where he provided insurance advisory services to financing parties in Project Finance deals since 2007. He has considerable experience of Project Finance and Public Private Partnerships (PPP) across many territories, with focus on infrastructure, health, education and accommodation projects worldwide. Derek has also provided ongoing insurance support services to the operation monitoring department of a Development Finance Institution which invests into the developing and transition economies worldwide. Prior to his work in the lender advisory space, Derek delivered insurance consultancy services for UK Government sector clients, focusing upon PPP & PFI projects across all sectors, but with a particular focus in education, waste management and the renewable energy sectors. He also developed considerable experience in insurance issues affecting the UK rail industry, through advisory work undertaken for the Office of Rail Regulation and its predecessor, the Strategic Rail Authority. Derek is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute and a Chartered Insurance Practitioner. He has also been a member of the Representatives Committee for the Insurance Institute of London.