Guy Carpenter, the reinsurance broking arm of Marsh McLennan, has launched a new Capital Advisory Group in Asia Pacific, and has appointed Michael Owen and Hussain Ahmad to lead the business.
The broker’s new Asia Pacific Capital Advisory Group provides clients with industry-leading capabilities designed to help make informed business decisions, and offers bespoke structures to help clients manage financial volatility and address capital challenges.
Owen has extensive enterprise risk management experience, including more than 20 years at Guy Carpenter, and serves as Chief Actuary for Asia Pacific.
Ahmad joined Guy Carpenter in 2019 as Head of Structured Reinsurance Solutions for Asia Pacific. He has more than 15 years of experience in providing technical re/insurance solutions across the region, including M&A valuations, capital management, and structured reinsurance. Both Owen and Ahmad will maintain their current roles in addition to their new roles.
Tony Gallagher, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Asia Pacific, Guy Carpenter, commented: “The new Asia Pacific Capital Advisory Group has been established in response to growing demand for more efficient capital structures and strategic insights that help companies achieve their financial objectives.
“We have brought together a strong team comprised of experts in the areas of analytics, actuarial, structured solutions and catastrophe modeling, as well as IFRS 17, to meet the capital needs of our clients and deliver the best-in-class solutions.”