GC launches Capital & Advisory Group and names Alexander Schnieders as Global Head

17 June 2024 — Andrei VICTOR

Guy Carpenter, the reinsurance broker of Marsh McLennan, announced the formation of the Capital & Advisory group as part of its Global Capital Solutions unit. The business also announced the appointment of Alexander Schnieders as global head of Capital & Advisory, reporting to Laurent Rousseau, CEO of Europe, IMEA and Global Capital Solutions.

The Capital & Advisory group has been established to expand Guy Carpenter’s offerings to c-suite clients globally and bring more capital to (re)insurance risks. The team will raise capital for clients, advise on capital and M&A transactions, create new market capacity, and support new company formation.

Alexander Schnieders joins Guy Carpenter from Teneo Holdings, where he was the Head of the Financial Institutions Group (FIG) and Co-Head of M&A. In his role, he managed all aspects of Teneo’s US insurance practice including strategy, business planning, deal sourcing and executing capital raising and M&A transactions. Prior to Teneo, Mr. Schnieders worked for Goldman Sachs and Perella Weinberg Partners in similar roles.