Ian-Edward Stafrace is Chief Strategy Officer of Atlas Insurance also leading its digital business transformation and strategic technology investments together with the adoption of agile culture and management. He heads its BI Analytics and international business teams and is a member of its Executive Committee, Risk & Compliance, IT and Protected Cells Committees.


He joined Atlas in 2000 in commercial underwriting. Amongst his various roles, he led the formation of its risk and regulatory functions taking on the position of Chief Risk and Compliance Officer before moving into strategy in 2019. Between 2015 and 2019 he was also Chair of the Risk and Regulatory Committee of Merill SICAV plc from its formation as a multi-fund UCITS collective investment scheme. In 2020, he was appointed to the board of Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors as a non-executive director.


Ian-Edward cofounded and was past president of the Malta Association of Risk Management (MARM), a member of the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA), to help promote and advance risk management in Malta. He is an MSc Risk Management graduate with distinction from Birmingham City University, Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and Certified Fellow of the UK Institute of Risk Management.