Simon Crone
Commercial Director, Europe

Simon is Vice President of Mortgage Insurance Europe where he is responsible for all existing commercial relationships and business development. Simon has held a variety of roles within Genworth including VP Loss Mitigation, Operations Director and Quality Leader. Simon joined Genworth in Australia and also worked for GE Life, UK in various Six Sigma Black Belt and IT roles. Simon holds a Masters Degree in Engineering.

Bill Drury
Head of Underwriting & Claims, Europe

Bill is the Underwriting & Claims Leader covering all of our European platforms. He is responsible for our underwriting and claim processes as well as managing the Credit Policy and underwriting controls. Bill has been with the company since January 1999 and has held a number of different roles, initially starting as an Underwriter before moving into Audit and subsequently to Credit Policy. Prior to working for Genworth, Bill worked for the Leeds Permanent/Halifax for 11 years with the majority of this time being involved in mortgage lending. His experience there ranged from working in a branch to heading up a mortgage processing unit.

Huw Davies
Underwriting Manager, UK & Ireland

Huw has over 25 years experience working in the UK & Irish mortgage, consumer and retail finance markets. He joined Genworth in 1997 and is responsible for referral underwriting in the UK and Ireland. He is involved with lending criteria assessment, claims processing and the audit function. Prior to joining Genworth he was a Senior Underwriter at Citibank where he led a team responsible for the assessment of a range of secured and unsecured retail products. Huw holds an honours degree in Medieval and Modern History from London University and is CeMAP and CeRGI qualified.