Winners announced: UK & EU Captive Review Awards 2019

The annual UK & European Captive Review awards were once again held in London on Wednesday, October 23 to celebrate the achievements and successes of the captive insurance and risk management industry.

Service providers, captive owners and other industry stakeholders were awarded for their innovative approach to captive insurance, highlighting the continued sophistication of the market.

This year, the Captive Review team refined a number of categories, giving each trophy more prestige and inviting more competition between peers.

Zurich’s Paul Woerhmann picked up the Outstanding Contribution by and Individual award for his continued commitment to the industry and passion for captive insurance. AXA XL’s Matt Latham was awarded Captive Service Professional of the Year, while RMC Group’s Ryan Mitchell was handed the award for Emerging Talent – Service Provider.

See a full list of the winners below.

Category: Actuarial Business
Winner: Willis Towers Watson

Category: Audit and Accounting Business
Winner: PwC

Category: Banking
Winner: Wilmington Trust

Category: Captive Manager of the Year
Winner: Marsh Captive Solutions

Category: Captive Risk Manager of the Year
Winner: Kevin Steed, AstraZeneca

Category: Captive Service Professional of the Year
Winner: Matthew Latham

Category: Cell Company Initiative
Winner: Aon

Category: Domicile of the Year
Winner: Guernsey

Category: Emerging Talent – Risk Manager
Winner: Shruti Vyas, SES Re

Category: Emerging Talent – Service Provider
Winner: Ryan Mitchell, RMC Group

Category: Employee Benefits Specialist
Winner: Maxis GBN
Highly Commended: Willis Towers Watson

Category: Fronting Partner
Winner: Zurich

Category: Investment Specialist
Winner: London & Capital

Category: Law Firm
Winner: HFW
Highly Commended: Hassans

Category: Legacy Solution
Winner: R&Q

Category: Outstanding Contribution by an Individual
Winner: Paul Woerhmann, Zurich

Category: Partnership Award – Global ART Structure
Winner: Eli Lilly, Allianz and Allenby Consulting

Category: Risk Consulting Initiative
Winner: Aon

Category: Software Solution
Winner: Clearwater Analytics

Category: Tax Advisory Firm
Winner: Sovos FiscalReps

Category: Underwriting Company of the Year
Winner: AXA XL

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