Willis Towers Watson executive VP and head of client development joins “planetary-scale resilience software platform” builder.
The specialist technology insurance group has hired a former Aon and Willis Towers Watson executive
The Guernsey-based hire will be responsible for client services
Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) has boosted its Guernsey office with hires from Willis Towers Watson and actuarial and consultancy firm BWCI.
Aon and Willis Towers Watson have called off their $30 billion merger deal, citing an impasse with the US Department of Justice (DoJ) as the reason behind the decision to terminate the agreement.
The fate of Aon’s combination with Willis Towers Watson has been thrown into doubt after the US Department of Justice sued to block the deal over concerns it would eliminate vital competition in the market.
Willis Towers Watson is being broken up, with parts of the business being sold to Arthur J Gallagher & Co (AJG) to help facilitate its acquisition by Aon.
Willis Towers Watson has launched an accreditation framework called Climate Transition Pathways (CTP) to help insurance companies and other financial institutions to identify which companies have robust transition plans aligned to the Paris Agreement.
A large UK pension scheme has completed a £6 billion longevity swap, with Willis Towers Watson and CMS acting as trustees and lead advisers on the deal.
Willis Towers Watson braced for surging interest in captives for D&O, cyber and excess liability cover
Willis Towers Watson is preparing for an uptick in the use of captives in coming months, as businesses look to plug holes in their coverage, particularly for risks that have seen the highest rate increases as the market hardens in key lines.