Re/insurance broker WTW has announced the appointment of Robert Gardner as GB Retail Industry Leader – Renewable Energy & Power for its Risk & Broking Division in GB.
Specialising in Power and Renewable Energy, Gardner held a variety of leadership roles at Marsh during a 27-year tenure based in London and New York.
Going forward, he will report to Adrian Willmott who leads Sales and Client Management for the GB Retail business.
Gardner will also support the expansion of WTW’s GB Retail footprint working closely with both the GB Retail Utilities Practice and the Natural Resources Global Line of Business teams.
“I am delighted to be joining Willis Towers Watson at an exciting time in the development of the business,” said Gardner.
“The Renewable Energy sector is developing fast as we see economies react to climate change. Willis Towers Watson have an array of resources to help our clients manage risk in this arena. I am looking forward to delivering those resources to the industry sector.”
Adrian Willmott, Sales and Client Management, GB Retail at WTW, also commented: “Robert’s deep industry knowledge and formidable network in Renewable Energy and Power space will further strengthen our Retail footprint in this hugely dynamic and fast growing sector in the UK. We are really excited about getting Robert on board.”