Deloitte has appointed Clive Buesnel as its new UK head of insurance.
A well-known figure in the insurance sector, Buesnel has been Deloitte’s global head of reinsurance for the past four years. He leads on a number of key insurance accounts for the company and is a member of its global insurance executive.
Buesnal brings over 30 years of experience to the role. Before Deloitte he was the CEO of a Lloyd’s of London managing agency and a founder and executive director of Xchanging – a technology-based insurance solutions provider.
Buesnel officially stepped into the role on 1 June replacing David Rush, who is taking on the role of head of insurance for Deloitte North and South Europe.
Clive Buesnel, UK head of insurance, said: “This is a very exciting time for the UK insurance sector. We are seeing significant opportunities, as well as challenges and disruptors – such as technology and capital – changing the nature of products and services and re-shaping the value chain.
“I believe there will be a lot of change in the next few years and look forward to being at the forefront of the discussions on how the sector moves forward, with specific focus on making an impact for our clients, by helping them to solve their toughest challenges.”
James O’Riordan, head of financial services, added: “I’m thrilled Clive is leading on insurance for Deloitte at what is a time of significant change and development across financial services. Clive’s experience is unique, both in industry and advisory, and will help us to continue to provide the best service and advice to our clients.”