International re/insurance brokerage Marsh has appointed Robert Bauer to lead its U.S Sharing Economy & Mobility Practice.
Bauer joins from AIG where he served as General Insurance Head of Innovation and its Sharing Economy Group.
In his new role Bauer will focus on developing and delivering products and services to companies operating in the new economy, working closely with experts across Marsh, including Marsh’s Digital, Data & Analytics team.
Based in San Francisco, he will report to Jeffrey Alpaugh, Growth & Industry Leader for Marsh’s US and Canada division.
“Marsh continues to invest in top talent to help clients proactively address emerging risks from participating in the sharing economy and autonomous mobility industry,” said Alpaugh.
“With Rob joining Marsh, we will be even better positioned to advise clients on solutions and strategies needed to address this dynamic sector’s evolving risk landscape”
Commenting on his appointment, Bauer added, “For the founders, funders, and participants in the new economy, good risk management and well-structured insurance is critical to their long-term success.”
“I’m looking forward to working with Marsh’s industry-leading team of experts to deliver innovative solutions to our clients.”