Marsh announced with immediate effect the appointment of Gary Reeve as head of First Party Claims for its UK Specialties division. Reeve will report to Ian Martin, head of Claims for UK & Ireland.
Reeve will act as a senior claims advocate for Marsh’s clients on large complex energy, property and construction claims, and will manage the claims teams for the Energy and Construction practices and Bowring Marsh, Marsh’s international wholesale placement broker.
Reeve joins Marsh from CV Starr, where he was International technical risks and casualty claims manager, encompassing onshore and offshore energy, chemical, petrochemical, power generation, construction ‘all risk’, erection ‘all risk’, and property claims. He joined CV Starr in 2008, and has over 30 years’ claims experience, including senior claims and loss adjusting positions at Catlin Underwriting Agencies Ltd and Xchanging.
“The strength and depth of Marsh’s claims advocacy capabilities enables us to deliver the best possible claims outcomes in the shortest possible time frames,” said Ian Martin, head of Claims, UK & Ireland, Marsh.
“As part of the development of our Client Advisory Services offering, the addition of Gary to our UK & Ireland claims team reinforces Marsh’s market leading position in claims advocacy, both in London and around the world,” he added.
Rob Powell, Claims Advocacy International leader at Marsh, added: “Gary is a highly respected professional within the global claims community. His appointment enhances Marsh’s claims advocacy capabilities in key markets, and he will play an important role in resolving our clients’ most complex energy, property and construction claims in a timely and beneficial manner.”