Joining from Chaucer, Aon Reinsurance Solutions has a new head of analytics for EMEA

Gero Michel has taken over as Aon Reinsurance Solutions’ head of analytics for the UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

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Michel joins Aon from rival re/insurance broker Chaucer, where he was managing director for its European business.

Aon said he would report to Eric Paire, head of capital advisory, international within Aon’s reinsurance solutions armMichel joins Aon from rival re/insurance broker Chaucer, where he was managing director for its European business.

At Chaucer he was responsible for analytics, underwriting and parametric solutions for emerging and developing markets, as well as delivering alternative risk transfer products.

Before that he was chief risk officer at Montpelier Re Bermuda and head of risk analytics, with a background in risk management roles.

“We are excited to have Gero on board,” said Nick Frankand, UK CEO of Aon’s reinsurance solutions business.

“Notably, he will work closely with our Capital Advisory team to lead analytics and support clients with capital-efficient and structured solutions, in addition to sharing his knowledge on Solvency II, rating agency models and transactional opportunities,” said Frankland.

Richard Posgate, EMEA and Asia Pacific CEO for Aon’s reinsurance solutions arm, added: “Gero will help us drive a focused strategy for Analytics, bringing innovation to the core of all that we do and collaborating with our brokers to deliver the best of Aon to their clients.”

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