The Committee consists of the President, Deputy President, Honorary Secretary, Honorary Treasurer, Examinations Committee Chairman and the three Vice Presidents. The Executive Director chairs the Executive Committee.

The CILA Council is the governing body of the Institute and is comprised of Chartered Loss Adjusters. Council members are elected to represent one or more of the following:

  • a particular aspect of claims handling (i.e. a CILA Special Interest Group)
  • an activity of the Institute (e.g. examinations)
  • the interests of members in a geographical location (i.e. a UK and Ireland area)

Council members may also be elected as an independent representative.

Executive Committee & Council

Council and Officers for the year 2016-2017

Executive Director

Malcolm Hyde BSc (Hons) Dip (Fr) FCII FCILA


J.M.W. Clark MA MSc Dip Eng ACII FCILA

Deputy President


Vice Presidents

  • C.A. Holland BA (Hons) ACII ACILA
  • M.D. Jones ACII FCILA
  • B.V. Burke BA ACII FCILA

Honorary Secretary

A.J. Considine BSc Dip CII FCILA

Honorary Treasurer

K.C. Wood MA(Oxon) ACII CDir FCILA

Examinations Committee Chairman



  • Anti-Fraud SIG - T.P. Richardson ACII ACILA ACFS
  • Business Interruption SIG - S. Nock FCILA
  • Claimant SIG - W.A.C. Tucker FCILA FUEDI ELAE
  • Construction, Energy & Engineering SIG - A.D. Humphrey LLB (Hons) MA ACII CIP ACILA
  • High Net Worth & Specie SIG - W. Wilson BSc ARICS ACILA
  • International SIG - C.A. Holland BA (Hons) ACII ACILA
  • Liability SIG - M.J. Gabbitass ACII ACILA
  • Property SIG - N.R. Baldwin ACII ACILA
  • Smaller Independent Practices SIG - S.M. Burley ACII FCILA
  • Subsidence SIG - N. Curling BSc (Hons) MBEng MRICS MaPS FCILA
  • Future Focus -- N.Powell Dip CII ACILA
  • Midlands Area - A.J. Walker ACII ACILA
  • Northern Ireland Area - S.S. Wallace ACII CDipAF FCILA
  • Republic of Ireland Area - J.G. Eves BA FCCA MBS FCILA
  • Scottish Area - N. Croan ACII FCILA
  • Independent - I. Johnston Bsc ACII ACILA FIFAA
  • Independent - M.L. Haynes ACILA

Honorary Solicitor

Tony Dempster (Herbert Smith Freehills LLP)

Honorary Auditors

Kingston Smith, 141 Wardour Street, London W1F 0UT