Winners revealed at Reactions’ 2019 London Market Awards

Winners revealed at Reactions’ 2019 London Market Awards

Reinsurers, insurers, brokerages and a collection of others spanning the spectrum of the London insurance market were honored Thursday night at the Leonardo Royal Hotel London during Reactions’ London Market Awards 2019.

Swiss Re took home the award for Reinsurer of the Year, while the Insurer of the Year honor went to Beazley. Hiscox’s Bronek Masojada received the award for Insurance CEO of the Year.

BMS earned the Insurance Broker of the Year honor, and Guy Carpenter was named Reinsurance Broker of the Year. Guy Carpenter also took home the award for Innovator of the Year, which went to reinsurance broker Matthew Overall.

Ascot took home two awards, one for Re/Insurance Team of the Year for its Cargo team, and another for Global Achievement of a London Market Insurer or Reinsurer for Ascot Group’s expansion into the U.S.

Likewise, SCOR earned two honors, one in the category of Coverage Innovation of the Year for being the first reinsurer to use the new UK ILS regime to issue a cat bond, and for Malcolm Newman’s win as Reinsurance CEO of the Year.

The full list of winners of Reactions’ 2019 London Market Awards follows:

Re/insurance Team of the Year
Ascot's Cargo Team

Insurance Broking Team of the Year
Aon's Renewable Energy Practice

Reinsurance Broking Team of the Year (Treaty)
Capsicum Re's Cyber team

Reinsurance Broking Team of the Year (Facultative)
Guy Carpenter's Marine & Energy Team

InsurTech Incubator of the Year
Lloyd's Lab

Marketing/PR Team of the Year
Free Partners

London Market Deal of the Year
Marsh & McLennan’s Acquisition of JLT

Insurer of the Year
Beazley

Reinsurer of the Year
Swiss Re

Insurance Broker of the Year
BMS



Reinsurance Broker of the Year
Guy Carpenter

Global Achievement of a London Market Insurer or Reinsurer
Ascot Group’s Expansion into the U.S.

Coverage Innovation of the Year
SCOR: First reinsurer to use new UK ILS regime to issue cat bond



Innovator of the Year
Hyperion X

Risk Modeller of the Year
KatRisk

Legal Firm of the Year
Clifford Chance LLP

Accounting Firm of the Year
KPMG

InsurTech Company of the Year
AkinovA

ILS Fund Manager of the Year
Twelve Capital

Insurance Asset Management Firm of the Year
Aberdeen Standard Investments

Run-off Company of the Year
Catalina Holdings Ltd.

Insurance CEO of the Year
Bronek Masojada, Hiscox

Reinsurance CEO of the Year
Malcolm Newman, SCOR

Insurance Broking CEO of the Year
David Howden, Hyperion Group

Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year
James Kent, Willis Re

Innovator of the Year
Matthew Overall, Guy Carpenter

Up-and-Coming Broker of the Year
Jakub Chalupczak, RFIB Group Ltd.

Up-and-Coming Underwriter of the Year
Sarah Gateaud, DUAL Asset Underwriting

Legacy Award
David Rowland

London Market Lifetime Achievement Award
Dominic Christian

 

 

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