Background
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Agenda

08:45 – 09:30
Registration & Breakfast

09:30 – 09:35
Chairman’s welcome
Mark Geoghegan, Managing Director, The Insurance Insider

09:35 – 09:45
Introduction
Alastair Swift, Head of Corporate Risk & Broking GB, Willis Towers Watson

09:45 – 10:05
Global markets consider reflation and rate increases
David Page, Senior Economist, AXA Investment Managers

• US monetary stimulus withdrawal to drive dollar and yields higher
• Europe faces a year of political risks
• China stability hoped for in leadership transition year
• Inflation to revive

10:05 – 10:25
A London perspective on 2017
Charles Franks, Group CEO, Tokio Marine Kiln

• Challenges and opportunities
• Driving competitiveness
• Putting customers first

10:25 – 10:45
The property casualty cycle – what’s different this time?
Dinos Iordanou, Chairman & CEO, Arch Capital

• Soft market cycle and consolidation
• Corporate evolution and the growth of alternative capital
• How data analytics is changing the shape of the cycle

10:45 – 11:05
Is there a better way?
Steve DeCarlo, CEO, AmWINS

• Capital
• Clients
• Change

11:05 - 11:25
Pressures on the market, but time to be optimistic?
Mike McGavick, CEO, XL Group ltd.

• Innovation imperative
• Political pressures
• Optimism for the future

11:25 – 11:55
Group Q&A

11:55 – 12:00
Chairman’s closing comments
Mark Geoghegan, Managing Director, The Insurance Insider

SPEAKERS
  • Alastair Swift

    Alastair Swift

    Head of Corporate Risk & Broking GB, Willis Towers Watson

  • Steven DeCarlo

    Steven DeCarlo

    Chief Executive Officer, AmWINS Group, Inc.,
  • Charles Franks

    Charles Franks

    Group Chief Executive Officer, Tokio Marine Kiln Group
  • Dinos Iordanou

    Dinos Iordanou

    Chairman & CEO, Arch Capital
  • Mike McGavick

    Mike McGavick

    Chief Executive Officer, XL Group ltd

  • David Page

    David Page

    Senior Economist, AXA Investment Managers