Guy Carpenter and Company, the global risk and reinsurance specialist and a business of Marsh McLennan, has appointed Paul Gressier as managing director and head of UK and Ireland Motor and Associated Casualty, effective 9 August, 2021.
In the newly created role, Gressier will be responsible for leading Guy Carpenter’s motor and associated casualty activities across the region, capitalising on the company’s analytical capabilities and local market knowledge to develop and structure “comprehensive, client-focused reinsurance solutions”.
Based in London, he will report to Dean Jenner who leads the UK and Ireland Property and Casualty business at Guy Carpenter.
The firm said Gressier has been providing motor and casualty reinsurance solutions to clients for 22 years. Most recently, he was head of Structured Risk at Axa XL Reinsurance, providing solvency relief solutions for clients both in the UK motor space and internationally.
During his tenure as head of International Casualty at XL Re Europe, he was responsible for UK motor for 15 years.
Kevin Fisher, chairman, UK, Global Specialties and London North America, Guy Carpenter, said: “With considerable experience in the casualty arena and in particular the motor industry, Paul is well positioned to lead our operations in this highly technical and rapidly developing marketplace.
“Combining extensive sector knowledge with comprehensive market data and wide-ranging analytical capabilities enables us to deliver market-advancing solutions for our clients.”