Reinsurance broking group Guy Carpenter has announced the appointment of long-time employee James Nash to the role of President, in a newly created International division, subject to regulatory approval.
Nash, who has been with Guy Carpenter since 1985 and currently leads its Asia Pacific operations, will head up a unit covering all of the reinsurance brokers operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Latin America and Caribbean, and Asia Pacific.
He will continue reporting directly to Peter Hearn, President & CEO of Guy Carpenter, and will relocate to London. A replacement to lead the brokers Asia Pacific region operations will be announced next year.
“Guy Carpenter’s International Division will advance our ability to apply best practices around the world to deliver a coordinated and consistent experience for our clients,” commented Hearn. “With his deep industry relationships and global operating experience, James is the ideal executive to help our clients in these regions grow their businesses profitably.”
“Guy Carpenter is uniquely positioned to provide strategic advice and critical services to our clients in this rapidly changing global business environment,” added Nash. “I look forward to working with Guy Carpenter’s global team of talented colleagues as we deliver market-leading solutions to our clients.”
“The new Guy Carpenter organizational structure reflects our commitment to delivering a high-quality and consistently compelling global client experience,” Hearn said.