Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, the leading global risk and reinsurance specialist, today announced that James Summers has been appointed as Global Head of the Marine & Energy Specialty, effective May 2011.
Mr. Summers will be based in London and will report to Andrew Marcell, CEO of Global Practices and Head of Placement Strategy. Martin Pepper and Steve Vivian, respective heads of the London- and New York-based Marine & Energy Practices, will report directly to Mr. Summers.
Most recently, Mr. Summers was CEO of Cooper Gay’s UK Company and Lloyd’s operation.
Andrew Marcell, CEO of Global Practices and Head of Placement Strategy, said “James Summers’ appointment is yet another demonstration of our ability to attract exceptional talent to Guy Carpenter. We have established a market-leading marine and energy team, which we believe will continue to achieve sustainable growth, given James’s experience, strong leadership and renowned reputation in the industry.”
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