Global insurance and reinsurance broker, Willis Towers Watson, has hired Stephanie Pariot as a Divisional Director within its Financial Solutions Division, which is part of the firm’s Global Financial Lines and Corporate Risk and Broking unit.
Pariot joins Willis Towers Watson with more than a decade of investment banking experience, having held positions at Crédit Agricole CIB in London, and Dresdner Kleinwort (now Commerzbank) in New York and London.
The Willis Towers Watson Global Financial Lines and Corporate Risk and Broking division focuses on providing solutions for political risks, trade credit, terrorism and political violence, structured finance, contingent aviation, and also provides project finance consultancy, and Pariot brings experience in loan business and loan distribution, via primary syndications and credit risk insurance, explains Willis.
Commenting on the appointment, Chairman of Financial Solutions, Willis Towers Watson, Paul Davidson, said; “We are delighted to welcome Stephanie to our team of 120 dedicated political risk and credit specialists operating within the Financial Solutions global platform around the world. Our business is very focused upon mitigating emerging and developed market country and counterparty risk aggregations in a capital efficient manner for our large portfolio of financial institution clients.
“We greatly value the opportunity to incorporate a former banker within our team to enhance our skill set and knowledge base for the benefit of these major buyers of our insurance products and services.”