Guy Carpenter, the reinsurance broking division of Marsh McLennan, has named Isaac Sanday, previously of Willis Towers Watson (WTW), as Head of UK & Ireland Life, effective January 2022.
In his new role, Sanday takes on responsibility for leading production and client delivery for the UK & Ireland, with a focus on capital-oriented and structured life and annuity reinsurance transactions.
He will work closely with the firm’s global life unit as Guy Carpenter continues to grow its presence in the sector.
Sanday will be based in London and will report to Ed Hochberg, Head of Global Risk Solutions.
He joins Guy Carpenter with decades of experience in structured life and annuity transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and capital management.
Most recently, Sanday served as Director of EMEA Life at insurance and reinsurance broker Willis Towers Watson. Earlier in his career, he worked at Swiss Re in several senior positions across life, non-life, business development, and life capital.
Commenting on the appointment, Hochberg said: “Isaac is a great addition to our global life practice.
“His expertise in the life and annuity sector will be central to our ability to help clients manage capital and operate profitably within evolving interest rate environments. His hire complements our recent leadership additions in the US and EMEA, and the continuing expansion of our life practice in APAC.”