Klisura named president of Guy Carp with Clarke taking on his Marsh global placement role

Dean Klisura, president, global placement and specialties, Marsh

Marsh’s president of global placement and advisory Dean Klisura has been appointed to the newly created position of president at Guy Carpenter, with Lucy Clarke, president of Marsh JLT Specialty, taking on his former responsibilities.

Mr Klisura will join Guy Carp on 1 October after a 27-year career at Marsh in a variety of senior roles. As president of the reinsurance broker, he will be responsible for North America, international, specialty and the global strategic advisory unit.

He will report to Guy Carp CEO Peter Hearn and will assist him in leading the firm’s overall strategy. Mr Klisura will continue to be based in New York.

Following Mr Klisura’s transition to his new role, Ms Clarke will assume additional responsibility for Marsh’s global placement operations.

Mr Klisura said: “At this time of significant market change, insurance companies are looking for new ways to manage their risk portfolios and identify opportunities for growth. Building on the relationships I have forged with carriers over many years at Marsh, I look forward to working with Guy Carpenter’s outstanding leadership team and colleagues to deliver the data-driven, market-leading solutions our clients need.”