Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has hired Richard Carver from Aon as a new Managing Director and Senior Broker in the firm’s UK non-marine division, adding new expertise across both property and casualty classes of reinsurance business.
Richard Carver has more than 30 years of reinsurance industry, gained during a career that saw him working in both the underwriting and broking spaces.
He was most recently a Managing Director at rival Aon where he had worked for more than 15 years and had been based in both the London and Bermuda markets.
Carver has had an extensive reinsurance career, including roles as Reinsurance Underwriting Director at Brit and as the Active Underwriter at St Paul at Lloyd’s Syndicate 314, with experience gained in underwriting both property and casualty reinsurance classes of business.
At Guy Carpenter, Carver is to be based in London for the broker and will report in to James Boyce, Deputy CEO, Global Specialties. He is expected to take up the role in May 2019.
Boyce commented on the appointment of Carver, “Richard’s expertise covers many components of the industry, spanning different lines of business in the broking and underwriting sectors in both the London and Bermuda markets. During his career, he has become a highly respected market practitioner and will be a fantastic addition to our non-marine specialty team.”
Kevin Fisher, President of Global Specialties, also said “The breadth of experience and market understanding that Richard has developed over the last 30 years positions him extremely well to help guide our UK non-marine team to greater success. We will continue to focus on bolstering our teams with this caliber of professional.”
We’re told Carver has experience of working with collateralized reinsurance and ILS fund markets.
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