McLarens has announced that it has appointed Jennifer Barclay to the newly created role of VP, global head of data and analytics strategy.
Based in London and reporting to Adam Weiner, SVP technology strategy and operations, she will work closely with various data owners and stewards throughout the business segments to drive data culture across the global business.
Overseeing a team of data professionals, she will also take the lead on the development and implementation of the company’s strategy around data capture, processing, and delivery.
Her role will encompass everything from data governance and quality through to analysis and visualisation, with responsibilities including the development of predictive analytics modelling capabilities.
Joining with 13 years’ experience within the insurance sector, she has worked with both national and international businesses including Crawford and Company, NFU Mutual and, most recently, as head of global data management at Beazley.