Willis Towers Watson has announced the appointment of Alex Steele and Russell Nicholson to their Guernsey Financial Institutions practice.
Steele and Nicholson will assume joint responsibility for Client Relationships in Guernsey, while Anthony Kay will undertake the same role in Jersey.
Chris Jackson, Global Head of FINEX FI Middle Market commented on the appointments; “We are delighted to announce these appointments which both reflect our commitment to Guernsey based clients by maintaining and strengthening our dedicated local presence.
“Alex’s new role as Client Relationship Manager allows her to apply her wealth of client and customer orientated practical experience to enhance our client service, knowledge sharing and events programme.
“Russell brings with him a broad technology skillset including key areas such as cyber, security and data privacy. Russell’s experience in these areas will allow us to better support clients in relation to their needs and concerns around these increasingly hot topical areas. Together they are a formidable team.”
Steele first joined Willis Towers Watson in 2006 and has performed a variety of client development roles.
Prior to joining Willis she worked within corporate banking for Commerzbank in London.
Nicolson is an industry veteran with over 22 years insurance industry experience.
He worked for the Guernsey branch of a large South African Insurance company for three years before joining Willis where he most recently served as a Director for the Global Captive Practice, where he gained significant insight into cyber and GDPR issues faced in the current technological and regulatory environment.