Marsh, the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor, today announced the appointment of Alex Guerin as Head of Office, London, for its UK Corporate business. Mr. Guerin will report to Andrew Wilton, Managing Director of UK Corporate’s South Region.
Marsh’s UK Corporate business provides risk management advice, insurance brokerage and claims advocacy services to mid-size and large organisations through its network of 18 offices.
In this role, Mr. Guerin will lead the London Corporate business team who advise clients on risk exposures and devise solutions to help them increase their operational resilience and mitigate the risks they face. The London Corporate team represents London-based businesses across all industry sectors, including financial services, banking, retail and hospitality.
Mr. Guerin joined Marsh in 2012 as part of Marsh’s Graduate Scheme. Most recently, he worked in the UK Risk Management business as a Client Executive, serving a broad range of FTSE clients. In 2015, The British Insurance Brokers’ Association named Mr. Guerin as its National Young Broker of the Year.
Commenting on Mr. Guerin’s appointment, Mr. Wilton said: “Across the UK, organisations are facing increasing challenges in areas such as cyber, sustainability, and health and safety. With a wealth of hands-on client experience, Alex brings much practical risk and insurance expertise to this leadership role.
“As we continue to recruit more graduates, Alex’s appointment demonstrates the breadth of opportunities available across the business for colleagues to reach their career potential at Marsh.”
Mr. Guerin added: “I am excited by the opportunity to work with a great team of colleagues in our London office as they meet the changing needs of clients. I look forward to broadening our engagement with the businesses we serve, to support and advise them on the key risk challenges they face.”
Marsh is the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor. With around 40,000 colleagues operating in more than 130 countries, Marsh serves commercial and individual clients with data-driven risk solutions and advisory services. Marsh is a business of Marsh McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With annual revenue over $17 billion, Marsh McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment through four market-leading businesses.