Guy Carpenter makes senior Asia Pacific appointments

2 April 2024 — Andrei VICTOR

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter, part of Marsh McLennan, announced the appointment of Ben Savill as CEO of Pacific, effective 1 April, 2024. Savill will be based in Sydney and report to Tony Gallagher, CEO of Guy Carpenter Asia Pacific.

In this role, Ben Savill will lead and manage Guy Carpenter’s broking organization in the Pacific region. Ben Savill will play a crucial role in further developing Guy Carpenter’s growth strategy, addressing the ever evolving and complex needs of clients in the Pacific region.

Most recently, Ben Savill served as Chief Underwriting Offer (CUO) of Convex Insurance in Bermuda. Prior to that, he held various senior industry roles in Bermuda, including as Group CUO of Fidelis and Head of North American Treaty for Amlin, having started his career in London.

Jeff Saper, who has served as CEO for the Pacific region since 2019, will take on the role of Head of GC Fac, Asia Pacific, and will relocate to Hong Kong. He will succeed Luc Morement, who will assume the role as Regional Sales Leader, Asia Pacific, focused on further developing and growing Guy Carpenter’s strong position in the region. Both positions will be effective from 1 July, 2024.