Agent & Broker News

Marsh appoints new digital asset and directors and officers liability leaders


New York, March 26, 2021 – Marsh, the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor, today announced new leadership appointments within its US Financial Institutions (FI) and Financial and Professional Liability (FINPRO) practices, effective immediately.

Jacqueline Quintal, currently a Managing Director within Marsh’s US FI Practice, has been named to the additional role of US Digital Asset Leader where she will oversee the delivery of innovative risk transfer solutions to a broad range of firms working with digital assets and blockchain technology. Ms. Quintal is based in New York and will continue to report to Alex deLaricheliere, Marsh’s US Financial Institutions and Professional Services Industry Practice Leader.

Commenting on her appointment, Mr. deLaricheliere said: “Jackie brings a wealth of experience in digital asset risk transfer having advised some of the most established financial institutions and early stage fintech, insurtech, cryptocurrency, and blockchain firms. She is the ideal person to lead Marsh’s US digital asset efforts forward working across Marsh to deliver broad risk understanding and strategic risk transfer solutions to traditional and evolving financial institutions.”

Marsh also has appointed Matthew McLellan US Directors and Officers Liability (D&O) Product Leader. In this role, Mr. McLellan will lead Marsh’s D&O strategy for clients and act as the D&O liaison with insurers on new forms, endorsements, and manuscript wording and also with Marsh’s panel counsel. Mr. McLellan joined Marsh in 2018 as a FINPRO Senior Client Advisor after eight years as a professional liability coverage attorney. Mr. McLellan is based in Washington DC and will report to Carole Lynn (CL) Proferes, Marsh’s US FINPRO Advisory and Industry Leader.

Commenting on Mr. McLellan’s appointment, Ms. Proferes said: “Our clients continue to face very challenging D&O trading conditions and need a firm with deep expertise in the D&O insurance product and marketplace. Matt’s technical acumen and legal background combined with his unbridled passion for the subject matter make him a perfect fit for this critical role.”

About Marsh 

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: MarshGuy CarpenterMercer and Oliver Wyman. For more information, visit, follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter or subscribe to BRINK.

Share this Post:
Posted by IRL Staff


ad ad

Related articles

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Pricing of 9,000,000 Shares of Its Common Stock

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) ("Gallagher") today announced that it has priced an offering of 9,000,000 shares of its...

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Agreement To Acquire Certain Willis Towers Watson plc Reinsurance, Specialty And Retail Brokerage Operations

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced an agreement to acquire certain Willis Towers Watson plc reinsurance, specialty...

Aon and Willis Towers Watson (WTW) Take Important Step Toward the Close of Proposed Combination with Agreement to Sell Set of WTW Assets to Gallagher

- Transaction is a key step on path to close proposed combination designed to accelerate innovation on behalf of clients  - Aon remains committed to $800 million of cost synergies and expects...

How Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Leverages RPA

KV Dipu, Head -Operations and Customer Service, Bajaj Allianz General Insurance 'Raftaar’, which means ‘speed’ in English, an RPA based bot launched for policy issuance has turned out to be a game changer....

How Bajaj Allianz General Insurance leverages Artificial Intelligence in Operations

KV Dipu, Head -Operations and Customer Service, Bajaj Allianz General Insurance AI has helped Bajaj Allianz General Insurance to solve numerous issues, allowing to understand and cater to the needs of...

Social Media AI Aims to Foil OSINT Teams

The Artificial Intelligence (AI) inside Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram has fundamentally changed focus in 2021. The good news for insurance is that the new AI has shifted the content users see back...