Willis Towers Watson (WTW), the global insurance and reinsurance broker, has appointed a number of asset management experts to its FINEX Financial Institutions practice as part of its strategy to build out the business globally.
Henry Keville, among others, will provide bespoke management liability product solutions and programmes for the asset management sector as part of a strengthened team of specialists.
Keville joins WTW from Lockton, where he was instrumental in establishing the asset management portfolio, before which he was a Director at Howden.
He started his career at Marsh and has 20 years of experience serving the needs of high profile, multinational asset management clients.
WTW’s asset management specialist practices is one of the largest in the industry and has expertise in all asset classes, including hedge funds, private equity and venture capital firms, servicing multi-jurisdictional insurance requirements and complex claim matters.
“Today’s announcement reflects our continued focus on industry specialisation and ongoing commitment to deliver leading solutions for financial institutions around the world,” said Allison Barrett, Managing Director, Global Head of FINEX Financial Institutions.
“By strengthening our expertise in the asset management sector, we will enhance our existing client offering with specialist solutions and ensure the continued growth of this important portfolio,” she continued.
Olivia Cooper, Managing Director, Head of FINEX GB, also commented: “This investment exemplifies our dedication to clients in the financial institutions sector.
“In a rapidly evolving financial services market, our investment in such strong and experienced people ensures we are in a unique position to drive innovation and client value across our asset management business.”