Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has actually revealed two senior European consultations, adding a brand-new CEO to its France operation and a Managing Director for reinsurance Treaty Broking in the Benelux.Christophe Gaudron has been promoted to CEO, Guy Carpenter France, reliable January 1st 2022.
He joined the reinsurance broker in 2010 and became Deputy CEO of Guy Carpenter France in 2014. Prior to joining the company he held managerial positions at rival Aon Benfield.
As CEO France, Gaudron will have responsibility for the oversight of all Guy Carpenter broking activities across the French market, leveraging the reinsurance brokers worldwide abilities to offer clients with improved threat transfer solutions. He will be based in Paris and report to Massimo Reina, CEO, Europe, Guy Carpenter.
Reina commented, “This shift shows the depth of skill we have at Guy Carpenter. Christophe has an excellent performance history of delivering value and results to our customers and has actually contributed greatly to our development in the region. He succeeds Philippe who has achieved incredible success in the function, and I am completely positive Christophe will continue to construct on that success, to the benefit of our clients and the broader market. I am grateful to Philippe for his tough work and for making Guy Carpenter the broker of choice in the French marketplace.”
Gaudrons promo comes as Phillippe Renault, the current CEO, Guy Carpenter France steps back from the position but will continue in his function as Chairman, Guy Carpenter Europe.
The 2nd visit announced this morning is Michel den Boer as Managing Director, Treaty Broking, Guy Carpenter Benelux, who uses up this role instantly.
den Boer signs up with Guy Carpenter from rival reinsurance broker Willis Re, where he was an Executive Director and Treaty Broker within its Continental Europe division, concentrated on the Netherlands.
den Boers appointment becomes part of Guy Carpenters continuous expansion technique for the Benelux region. Based in Rotterdam, he will work mostly in the Dutch market and will report to Patrick Schepens, CEO, Guy Carpenter Benelux.
His visit is seen as a method to strengthen the brokers market presence in Benelux reinsurance and den Boer brings an extensive knowledge of the Dutch reinsurance market where he has over 30 years experience.
Schepens talked about this new hire, “Michel is a highly appreciated market practitioner in the Dutch and global markets. Throughout his profession, he has actually stood out in accomplishing strong development through delivering client-focused solutions. That mix of experience, market insight and service dedication will be essential to continuing to raise our client offering and strengthening our position as a leading reinsurance broker in the Dutch market.”
Reina commented, “This transition demonstrates the depth of skill we have at Guy Carpenter. I am grateful to Philippe for his difficult work and for making Guy Carpenter the broker of option in the French marketplace.”
That combination of experience, market insight and service dedication will be integral to continuing to raise our customer offering and enhancing our position as a leading reinsurance broker in the Dutch market.”