Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC
One Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10010
917 937 3000
917 937 3500
Andrew Marcell, Chief Executive
Officer of the Americas
Guy Carpenter has been at the forefront of the
reinsurance industry for over 85 years. Our
core team of top reinsurance professionals
provides the most technically sophisticated
global advisory and brokerage services available. With over 50 locations worldwide, our
network enables us to deliver the expertise
that clients need, where they need it.
such as MetaRisk® and i-aXs®, that help clients better understand risk and assist in the
reinsurance decision-making process.
After a sound solution is developed, structured, and placed, client service specialists
facilitate the prompt payment of reinsurance
claims, handle inquiries expeditiously, and
deliver reports on time. Our commitment
to quality continually improves our loss reporting and claims processing, accelerating
turnaround of our clients’ reinsurance dollars
and enhancing program value.
reinsurers, and others keep abreast of the
latest industry thinking.
The Home of ‘Capital Ideas’
By leveraging our tradition of innovation,
our breadth of industry knowledge, and our
creative spirit, we design customized risk
and capital management solutions that create capital value and make each client more
successful. We develop and execute ‘Capital
Ideas’ – innovative ideas that set constrained
capital free, optimize the use of capital, and
ensure that it flows quickly throughout the
transaction. With capital working harder,
clients are free to invest in new, more profitable growth.
A Network of Solutions for
The Guy Carpenter approach combines the
consultative expertise of our Line of Business Specialty Practices, the facultative
capabilities of GCFac®, the quantitative skills
of our Instrat® unit, and a rigorous focus on
account servicing. This process, coupled
with our deep market knowledge and commitment to achieving our client’s objectives,
fuels superior results.
Our Specialty Practices offer deep technical insights and transaction capabilities across
a range of business lines, uniting our depth of
knowledge with proprietary technologies to
address clients’ unique risk and capital management needs.
GCFac® concentrates our global resources to deliver the industry’s finest single-risk
Instrat® professionals apply advanced
modeling techniques to profile classes of
risk against a spectrum of risk management
options. We use all major catastrophe models and continually develop proprietary tools,
Driving Industry Innovation
Whether we are helping clients to build sound
reinsurance programs, to tap alternative
sources of capital, to gain new perspective
on catastrophe exposure, or to learn of developing issues that may impact their business,
Guy Carpenter has earned a reputation for
powerful, forward-looking ideas.
In 2008 we launched GC Capital Ideas
( www.gccapitalideas.com), which uses blog
technology to deliver timely, targeted insights
and research to industry stakeholders. The
site set a new standard in sharing market
knowledge, transforming the way insurers,
A Trusted Advocate
We are proud to be consistently recognized
for excellence by our peers. In 2008, we
were honored to be named Best Global Reinsurance Broker and Best Global Casualty/
Liability Broker at the 2008 Reactions Global
Awards and Best Reinsurance Broking Firm
for Casualty and Best Reinsurance Broking
Firm for Marine at the Reactions 2008 London Market Awards.
In addition, Guy Carpenter was selected
Reinsurance Broking Team of the Year at The
Review Worldwide Reinsurance Awards,
Reinsurance Broker of the Year at the Asia Insurance Review Insurance Industry Awards,
and Broking Team of the Year at the Insurance
Day London Market Awards.
And in the 2009 Reactions U.S. Broker
Survey Awards, Guy Carpenter was named
Best Large Reinsurance Broker, Best Commercial Property Broker, Best Marine and
Energy Broker, and Best D&O Liability
MetaRisk®—The Powerful Dynamic Financial Modeling Tool
MetaRisk, a robust financial decision support tool, helps clients build a full economic capital model of the
insurance enterprise. With MetaRisk, strategic decisions are made clearer, helping clients achieve the optimal
balance between risk and returns and the best possible results, given regulatory constraints.
MetaRisk is the industry’s only platform to reflect the evolution of risks and associated cash flows over
time, ensuring that both short- and long-tailed lines of business are modeled accurately. The tool provides
built-in capital allocation, fully integrated stress-testing, extremely fast run times, and state-of-the-art software architecture.
i-aXs®—The Award-Winning Online Risk Management Platform
The industry’s first online data management platform, i-aXs revolutionized risk management by allowing companies to quickly convert their data into clear and concise information, resulting in better-informed
decision-making. With i-aXs, clients can analyze, visualize, and organize their data – down to an individual
policy or location level – right from their desktops.
Comprising a suite of sophisticated tools, i-aXs covers property, workers compensation, and life, accident
and health business. The platform has been recognized for excellence through numerous industry awards,
including the 2008 TDWI Best Practices Award, MapInfo’s 2007 Meridian Award for Organizational Impact,
and the 2007 MicroStrategy Best Practices in Business Intelligence Award.