Graham Smart
ACII FCILA
PresidentGraham Smart

Graham holds the global position of Chief Commercial Officer at McLarens, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer. In this role, he provides leadership of McLarens’ commercial strategy with responsibility for the management and development of key client relationships, whilst driving innovation and service offering expansion.

Beginning his loss adjusting career in 1991 in Liverpool, Graham is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute and qualified as a Chartered Loss Adjuster in 1997. Now based in London, before taking on this newly created role in 2019, he was Managing Director of McLarens’ UK and European businesses.

As a practicing adjuster, he handled losses in many jurisdictions, particularly in the property, business interruption and casualty arenas whilst also having responsibility for key global corporate accounts.

He is passionate about the development of the loss adjusting profession and as President of the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters, has championed the strategy “Ready Now and Ready for the Future”.

Graham has a keen interest in sports including skiing and scuba diving but football is his true sporting love. As well as continuing to play, he is an avid supporter of Liverpool FC.