Global (re)insurance broker, Guy Carpenter has announced a series of hires to expand the firm’s advisory and analytics capabilities across its international platform.
Richard Rodriguez will join the company in a newly created role as head of analytics and advisory for the UK and Global Specialties, effective 17 June 2019.
Based in London, Rodriguez will report to Robert Bentley, CEO of Global Strategic Advisory. He will serve on both Guy Carpenter’s London operating committee and the global strategic advisory executive committee.
Rodriguez brings more than 3 decades of insurance consulting experience and leadership to Guy Capenter. Prior to joining the firm he served as chief actuary at Lloyd’s where he was responsible for developing the Lloyd’s capital model, establishing and working within the Lloyd’s regulatory environment and coordinating with agencies and syndicates.
Additionally, Guy Carpenter has also announced the appointment of two insurance consulting experts in its London office to enhance the firm’s capital, volatility and growth advisory capabilities in London and internationally.
Yuriy Krvavych has joined the business from PricewaterhouseCoopers where he provided insurance consulting services to Lloyd’s and London market companies. His experience and expertise includes enterprise risk modelling, risk and capital modelling, model validation, predictive modelling, and also governance and compliance.
Vasilka Bangeova joins Guy Carpenter from Grant Thornton, LLP to enhance the company’s international accounting advisory capabilities, with a focus on IFRS 17. She brings extensive accounting and insurance consulting expertise, advising clients on insurance audit, capital management and financial and risk reporting challenges.
Bangeova previously held senior roles in Lloyd’s and London company markets at Swiss Re, Prudential Assurance and Aviva plc.
Peter Hearn, CEO of Guy Carpenter, said: “We are excited by these hires, which support Guy Carpenter’s strategic imperative to enhance our analytics and advisory services to support our clients who demand ever more sophisticated advice and solutions.”
James Nash, CEO of Guy Carpenter International, added: “Our clients are facing unprecedented regulatory, accounting and reinsurance challenges associated with Solvency II, IFRS 17 and Basel III. We are committed to building expertise to help clients navigate these challenges and succeed.”
Bentley shared: “Guy Carpenter is committed to understanding the unique challenges our clients face no matter where they do business, and delivering insights and expertise that helps our clients profitably grow their businesses.”