Guy Carpenter & Company, a global risk and reinsurance specialist and a business of Marsh McLennan, has announced the appointment of David Arthur as head actuary of its UK non-specialty business which encompasses global casualty, accident & health, UK property and UK motor, effective October 2021.
In his new role, he will have responsibility for the oversight of all actuarial activities within the UK business units and will lead the development of the analytical and pricing capabilities.
Based in London, he will report to Richard Rodriguez, head of analytics and advisory, UK and Global Specialties, Guy Carpenter.
Arthur joins the business from Brit Insurance where he was most recently a senior pricing manager, leading the firm’s actuarial teams with a particular focus on market intelligence, analytics and pricing for delegated business. Previously, he was head of pricing at Advent Insurance and held a number of lead actuarial roles at QBE Insurance.
Kevin Fisher, chairman, UK, global specialties & London North America, Guy Carpenter, said: “With over 15 years of actuarial experience in the insurance sector, David brings an invaluable level of pricing knowledge and analytical insight to our team. He will play a central role in the ongoing advancement of our actuarial capabilities and support the effective and efficient delivery of high quality, insight-driven solutions for our clients.”