Head of Client Development
Paul spent 20 years helping companies understand and interpret science and engineering-based risk metrics related to natural catastrophe, terrorism, cyber, longevity and pandemic risk. Much of this time, at modelling firm RMS, was spent ensuring that the people, processes and technologies are in place to apply these risk insights to product pricing, risk management and portfolio management. He was instrumental in setting up the London Market Data Community which was a collaboration of Lloyd’s syndicates improve risk management data.
While based in Singapore for 5 years he focussed on developing business in new markets throughout Asia Pacific and the Middle East, and served on the Governing Board of the Natural Catastrophe Data Exchange (NatCatDax) project initiated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore looking at the challenges that poor exposure data quality presents to development of risk transfer solutions.
He has recently been directly involved in post earthquake recovery efforts in Nepal, experiencing the logistical and financial challenges involved in the development of quake resilient infrastructure.