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Guy Carpenter hires analytics head, consulting execs

Posted On: May. 13, 2019 9:56 AM CST

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Richard Rodriguez, previously chief actuary at Lloyd’s of London, is joining Guy Carpenter & Co. LLC, effective June 17, as head of analytics and advisory for the U.K. and global specialties, the reinsurance brokerage division of Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc. said on Monday.

The appointment of the insurance consulting veteran is part of a series of new London-based hires “designed to further build out the firm’s strategic advisory and analytics capabilities across its international platform,” Guy Carpenter said in a statement.

In the newly created role, Mr. Rodriguez will report to Robert Bentley, CEO of the global strategic advisory business, Guy Carpenter said.

He will serve on Guy Carpenter’s London operating committee and the global strategic advisory executive committee, the statement said.

The reinsurance brokerage has also hired London-based insurance consulting executives Yuriy Krvavych and Vasilka Bangeova as it looks to strengthen its capital, volatility and growth advisory capabilities in London and internationally, according to the statement.

Mr. Krvavych joins Guy Carpenter from PwC, also known as PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he provided insurance consulting services to Lloyd’s and London market companies, the statement said.

Ms. Bangeova joins Guy Carpenter from Grant Thornton LLP and will strengthen the firm’s international accounting advisory capabilities, the reinsurance brokerage said.

“Our clients are facing unprecedented regulatory, accounting and reinsurance challenges associated with (new global accounting and capital adequacy regulations) Solvency II, IFRS 17 and Basel III,” said James Nash, CEO of Guy Carpenter International, adding: “We are committed to building expertise to help clients navigate these challenges and succeed.”