Guy Carpenter announced the launch of a new business unit, GC Access (SM), to provide dedicated business solutions to the MGA program.
GC Access offers a range of services to operators and MGAs operating in the dynamic program market. This includes carrier and reinsurance transactions, captive support, insurtech expertise, and program start-up roadmaps. The new unit helps clients develop fully optimized program solutions, combining focused expertise, cutting-edge analytical capabilities, global reach, and an extensive network of insurer and reinsurer relationships to accurately and efficiently match MGA and carriers.
GC Access is supported by a dedicated team of program brokers, contract specialists, modelers and actuaries and provides fully integrated business planning, program owner selection, capital advice and support services. to modeling. GC Access also introduces many program-specific proprietary tools and accesses Guy Carpenter’s global reach, particularly the US and London markets, to deliver the best customer solutions.
Commenting on the launch, John Trace, CEO of North America at Guy Carpenter, said: “GC Access truly represents the scale and breadth of capabilities and expertise that Guy Carpenter can bring to support this important segment. of customers. From world-class analytics and an unmatched breadth of specialist knowledge to our unmatched depth of market relationships, we can offer a fully tailored suite of integrated services that span the full spectrum of MGA program solutions.
The team is led by Michael Jameson, who has been appointed president of GC Access. Previously Head of Guy Carpenter’s Programs Division, Mr. Jameson will be responsible for overseeing all activities of the new unit and will report to Mr. Trace.
Mr. Jameson added, “The program market has grown rapidly in recent years, creating enormous potential for our clients to grow and capitalize on the significant opportunities that exist in this industry. Through GC Access, we are able to assess new program opportunities and, based on a clear understanding of our clients’ needs, help them access and take advantage of them.