Litica, the world’s leading ATE & litigation insurance provider, is delighted to announce the appointment of Razi Mireskandari as non-executive director.
This appointment takes immediate effect and signifies a strategic move to strengthen the company’s leadership team as it continues to expand its global operations.
Mr. Mireskandari, the Managing Partner and Head of the Dispute Resolution team at Simons Muirhead & Burton (SMB), is highly regarded for his extensive experience in advising clients on a wide range of commercial disputes and high-profile litigation cases in the media, music, and publishing sectors. Razi leads a team of talented litigators who advise on all aspects of claimant and defendant work for a diverse portfolio of clients including individuals, companies, and international organisations. He has a proven track record of providing pragmatic solutions to complex legal issues, often working to extreme deadlines.
On his appointment, Razi said, "I am incredibly excited to be joining the board of directors at Litica, a company that has rapidly established itself as a global leader in the ATE and litigation insurance industry. My passion for providing pragmatic solutions to complex legal issues aligns with Litica's mission to provide the most innovative and comprehensive insurance solutions to the world’s leading law firms. I look forward to contributing to the company's growth strategy and working with a team that is recognised for its innovation and commitment to excellence. This is an exciting new chapter, and I am eager to help shape the future of Litica."
Stephen Bolster ACII, Co-founder and Director at Litica, said, "We are thrilled to welcome Razi to our board. His extensive experience, coupled with his reputation for being a shrewd commercial lawyer and brilliant strategist, makes him an invaluable addition to our team. His ability to get right to the heart of matters aligns perfectly with Litica's core principles."
Co-founder and Director Steve Ruffle, added, "Razi's appointment is a testament to Litica's commitment to bringing in the best talent to deliver the most comprehensive and tailor-made innovative insurance solutions in the industry. We are excited about the expertise and insights Razi will bring to our board."
Razi is also a CEDR trained mediator and actively supports the Arts. He is a board member of Blast Theory (an arts organisation) and London vice-chair of the Institute of Directors.