Paul Kaye to lead actuarial and enterprise risk management

Aon Benfield has promoted Paul Kaye to head of actuarial and enterprise risk management within its International Analytics team.

Kaye is responsible for a team of over 20 in London that helps clients make the most appropriate portfolio management and risk transfer decisions by combining actuarial data with proprietary technology. The team also advises on corporate risk tolerance, risk appetite and enterprise risk management.

He has been with Aon Benfield for ten years and previously worked for Commercial Union/CGU.

The Actuarial team will also be enhanced by the appointments of two new senior actuaries:

  • James Karim brings ten years’ actuarial experience in reinsurance and banking, focusing on specialty lines. He joins from ABN Amro.
  • Thomas Cordier has eight years of experience in non-life actuarial practice and joins from PricewaterhouseCoopers in London. Prior to that he was part of the Tillinghast practice at Towers Perrin in Boston (USA).

John Moore, head of Aon Benfield Analytics International, said: “Paul brings an incredible client focus to the role while working in partnership with our broking teams and driving innovation in areas such as capital management.

"We’re redefining our clients’ expectations with actuarial interpretation that plays a crucial role in helping re/insurers to manage their balance sheets. We are delighted Paul is leading the team to deliver bespoke analysis and benchmarking to our clients.”