Career watch - Data professionals on the move
Wills Re North America names new analytics chief
Brian Ingle has been named head of analytics for Wills Re North America. Ingle has been with the company since 2006 and was most recently the leader of its actuarial practice. The change follows former analytics leader Alice Underwood’s appointment as head of risk consulting and software for parent company Willis Towers Watson.
New leadership for Momentum Worldwide’s strategy and tech teams
Momentum Worldwide, an IPG brand experience agency, announced new leadership for its strategy and tech teams. Jason Alan Snyder has been promoted to the role of global chief technology officer and Elena Klau has been promoted to the newly-created position of chief strategy and analytics officer. In his new role, Snyder will be responsible for developing and building a global team of technologists, producers, developers, and more for the company. Meanwhile, Klau will continue to lead the company’s strategy, insights, and analytics teams in North America, while also adding the responsibility of leading brand strategy globally.
Aleem Cummins appoints chief data and analytics officer
Aleem Cummins has been named chief data and analytics officer of Corporate Software Services, where she will be responsible for overseeing processes and systems to extract business insights for customers. Her appointment is part of an effort by CSS to improve its current data programs and forge new data analytics initiatives.
Marsh creates position to manage analytics
Insurance broker Marsh has appointed Sastry Durvasula as its first chief digital officer. Durvasula will be responsible for leading the design and delivery of Marsh's data and analytics and client-facing technology across the firm’s global business. He will also be responsible for overseeing Marsh ClearSight, the company's risk, safety, and claims management software.