THE COMMITTEE

Meet the Lloyd’s Yacht Club committee for 2024…

GUY WILLIAMS
Commodore

Guy, was elected as Commodore in 2024 having been Honorary Secretary for two years before that. He chairs the Committee which runs the club on behalf of its members. He is a regular sailor on Lutine.

Guy is an underwriter with Liberty Specialty Markets. 

 

TIM BLACKSTONE
Vice Commodore

After many years on the Committee, Tim has just completed 2 years as Commodore and has now moved into the role of Vice Commodore for a a one-year term of office. He continues to be responsible for the running of Club Weekends and running the team of volunteer Club Weekend Skippers to ensure we all get out on the water.

Tim is the Managing Partner at Matrix Interim Management

NEIL ARMSTRONG
Rear Commodore – Sailing

Neil has previously been Skipper of Lutine, and is our only skipper to have held the position over 2 yachts (the Swan and the X-55).  He currently looks after Lutine’s welfare and has overall responsibility for all the sailing activities of the Club.

Neil is a Surveyor/Adjuster at Charles Taylor

VIVIENNE RUSSELL
Rear Commodore – Club

Viv has responsibility for all ‘landside’ areas of the Club’s activities including member socials and communications. Viv is also responsible for Lutine’s corporate chartering and has been on the committee for a number of years.

Viv is Claims Client Relationship Management Director, EMEA at Chubb

HELEN VON TROTSENBURG
Membership Secretary

Helen has been on the Committee for 2 years and acts as Membership Secretary ensuring new members are onboarded effectively and make the most of their club membership. Helen also works with Viv in managing Corporate Charter bookings.

Helen is Joint CEO at Payroll Giving Plus Ltd t/a StC Payroll Giving

RUSSELL STREETER
Treasurer

Russell has been a member since 2022, joined the Committee in 2023 and now takes on the role of Treasure for a 2 year term. He is an active racing sailor.

 

Russell is an Associate Director at Quest Group

LIZ LOTZ
Merchandise and Marketing

Liz is an active sailor and boat owner. A former Commodore of the club she has held roles on the Committee since 2004 and currently assists with merchandise and marketing.

Liz is Head of Data & Analytics at Amwins Global Risks

 

TRUDY AVERY-PAYNE
Committee Member – Finance

Trudy has and continues to be responsible for the club bookkeeping since 2008, providing support to Jonathan our Treasurer.

Trudy is an assistant accountant at Lloyd’s

 

HELEN VON TROTSENBURG
Honorary Secretary

Helen has been appointed to this important role in addition to her other Club responsibilities.

JAMES BRADY
Legal Advisor

James joined the club in 2014 and has been a regular on Lutine ever since. He joined the committee in 2022 to provide legal support.

James is a Partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

LUKE SAVAGE
President

A former Commodore, Treasurer and Finance Director of Lloyd’s Luke finally manages to spend some of his time sailing and provides crucial 360′ support to the Club.

Luke is a Non-Executive Director

ENRICO NANNI
Admiral

Enrico served two years as Commodore and continues as an active contributor to the longer-term strategic development of the Club.

Enrico is Chief Commercial Officer, Europe at Howden