Leedham joined Davies in 2018 following the acquisition of Ember Group, the place he was CEO. Since then, he has performed a key position in rising Davies’ consulting enterprise, offering buyer expertise, transformation, analytics and coaching options to international purchasers.
Following his promotion to Group Chief Transformation Officer, Leedham will lead the transformation and M&A integration groups globally, together with within the US, the place Davies has expanded his operations lately.
Dan Saulter, CEO of the Davies Group, congratulated Leedham on his promotion and described him as “instrumental” within the profitable development of the agency’s consulting arm.
“I’m additionally happy that we had been as soon as once more in a position to transfer up internally; Investing in our individuals and offering them with profession improvement alternatives is central to our success,” added Saulter.
Leedham was additionally enthusiastic about his new position, highlighting Davies’ dedication to investing in know-how to assist purchasers “get via these extra turbulent instances” within the international insurance coverage market.
Over the previous 5 years, Davies has invested greater than 4 instances its unique funding in innovation and digital transformation. This consists of the 2021 acquisition of Sionic, which augmented the corporate’s international know-how transformation, digitalization, worldwide regulatory compliance and threat administration choices to purchasers within the insurance coverage, banking and extremely regulated sectors.
After a interval of natural and M&A development, Davies has lately restructured its operations into three core enterprise models: Davies World Options, Davies UK & Eire and Davies US.
“Our success over the previous few years is said partially to our means to stay agile, adapt our construction and provide new options to our prospects all over the world,” Saulter stated of the corporate’s new construction. “As we transfer into our subsequent section of worldwide development and investments, it can be crucial that we place our companies and management to greatest serve our 1,500+ purchasers all over the world.”