Global re/insurance brokerage Marsh has announced the appointments of Adam Wickens as Digital Asset Leader and Brian Warszona as Cyber Growth Leader in the UK Financial & Professional Practice of Marsh JLT Specialty.
Wickens, who brings 20 years’ experience to Marsh, steps into a newly created position and will be responsible for developing new insurance solutions for digital assets such as cryptocurrency.
He joins from MS Amlin, where he was a Senior Underwriter in its Financial Institutions division
Warszona is expected to join the firm by the end of 2019 and will work with clients across the UK and Europe to deliver the cyber risk management, risk financing, and insurance solutions.
He joins from Willis Towers Watson, where he was a Divisional Director responsible for cyber risk, based in London.
“Clients require solutions that tap into the latest thinking and resources to mitigate issues such as data security and privacy, while enabling them to take advantage of rapidly-evolving technologies such as blockchain,” said Paul Denny, UK Chief Executive Officer, FINPRO Practice, Marsh JLT Specialty.
“Adam and Brian are two of the leading experts in the cyber, cryptocurrency and digital asset insurance space. Both will play important roles in supporting clients by delivering the effective and efficient insurance and risk management strategies they require.”