Willis Re appoints head of International Casualty Reinsurance

23 January 2020 —
Willis Re recently announced the appointments of Cameron Green as head of International Casualty Reinsurance practice and John Philipsz as CEO of Willis Re Australia. Both appointments are effective as of 1 January 2020. Cameron and John will continue to be based in Sydney.

Commenting on the appointments, Mark Morley, managing director of Asia Pacific at Willis Re, said:

"The two executive positions will enhance the services and capabilities we provide to our clients throughout the region. At the same time, Cameron will continue to support Willis Re's strategic development in Australia and New Zealand, playing a key advocacy role for a number of clients throughout these markets."

Cameron Green will be responsible for the segment's growth and development across Willis Re's International business. He will also work on specific projects within the Asia Pacific region. Cameron has been Willis Re's CEO in Australia since 2013. Green has been with Willis Re for more than 13 years, under different roles - Account Executive, Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Officer and International Casualty Practice Group Leader. He also worked for Sydney subsidiaries of Swiss Re, Guy Carpenter and Benfield Group.

John Philipsz, who was the deputy CEO of Willis Re Australia, will become the Chief Executive. He joined the Australian team in 2018 from Willis Towers Watson Securities. Philipsz worked for WTW since 2010. Before joining Willis, he worked for Merrill Lynch, Noble & Company and Bank of America.

Source: willistowerswatson.com