2017 UK Captive Services Awards: Winners announced

Captive industry professionals from across the United Kingdom celebrated the UK Captive Services Awards on Thursday night in London.

Twenty-four awards were handed out, including individual awards for Tracey Skinner, Director of Insurance and Risk Financing at BT, and Mark Cook, Director at Willis Towers Watson.

Aon won Captive Manager of the Year, as well as Solvency II Initiative while its White Rock Group picked up Cell Company Initiative.

Cook also picked up the Employee Benefits Consultant award for Willis Towers Watson, while the captive manager was successful in the Most Innovative Firm of the Year and Risk Consulting Initiative categories too.

AIG, CHUBB, XL Catlin all picked up awards in the insurer categories, while MAXIS Global Benefits Network (GBN) picked up two awards – Employee Benefits Fronting Network and Captive Healthcare Specialist.

The full list of winners is found below.

 

Category: Accounting Specialist

Winner: BDO

 

Category: Risk Consulting Initiative

Winner: Willis Towers Watson

 

Category: Claims Management

Winner: Claims Management Nordic AB

 

Category: Captive Healthcare Specialist

Winner: MAXIS Global Benefits Network

 

Category: Actuarial Firm

Winner: BWCI

 

Category: Collateral Service Provider

Winner: Wilmington Trust

 

Category: Global Programme Initiative

Winner: AIG Europe

 

Category: Cell Company Initiative

Winner: White Rock

 

Category: Investment Management

Winner: BNP Paribas

 

Category: Solvency II Initiative

Winner: Aon

 

Category: Law Firm

Winner: Holman Fenwick Willan

Highly Commended: GANADO Advocates

 

Category: Captive Professional

Winner: Mark Cook, Director, Willis Towers Watson

 

Category: Run-off Specialist

Winner: R&Q

 

Category: Technology in Captive

Winner: InsuBiz

 

Category: Most Innovative Firm of the Year

Winner: Willis Towers Watson

 

Category: Insurance company

Winner: CHUBB

 

Category: ILS Service Provider

Winner: Maples

 

Category: Employee Benefits Fronting Network

Winner: MAXIS Global Benefits Network

 

Category: Tax Advisory Firm

Winner: EY

Highly Commended: FiscalReps

 

Category: Fronting Partner – Customer Care

Winner: XL Catlin

 

Category: Employee Benefits Consultant

Winner: Willis Towers Watson

 

Category: Domicile of the Year

Winner: Ireland

Highly Commended: State of Vermont

 

Category: Captive Manager of the Year

Winner: Aon Captive & Insurance Management

Highly Commended: Willis Towers Watson

 

Category: Outstanding Contribution by Individual

Winner: Tracey Skinner, Director of Insurance and Risk Financing, BT

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