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WTW appoints Taffy Jo Mayers to accelerate Commercial Lines pricing and underwriting transformation

June 28, 2022

Insurance Consulting and Technology
Insurer Solutions|InsurTech

LONDON, June 28, 2022 — WTW (NASDAQ: WTW) has today announced the appointment of Taffy Jo Mayers to the company’s Insurance Consulting and Technology business. In her new role, Mayers will lead the unit’s Commercial Lines pricing and underwriting propositions in order to help insurers modernise and thrive in this evolving market.

Mayers most recently served as Head of Commercial P&C and Specialty Insurance and Underwriting Transformation for EY North America. In that role she was responsible for identifying and developing strategies and technologies to assist commercial insurance carriers with automation and business modernisation initiatives to scale and future proof their operations. Prior to this, Mayers held several leadership roles at Zurich North America, including Head of Middle Markets Underwriting Transformation.

Taffy Jo has an outstanding track record in this area and brings significant experience and capability to further develop our solutions and grow our team.”

Charlie Kefford | Global Product Leader, P&C Insurance Technology at WTW

Commenting on the appointment, Charlie Kefford, Global Product Leader, P&C Insurance Technology, WTW, said: “WTW has an established track record of leading the market through digital change in pricing and underwriting. We continue to invest, ensuring that our capability remains at the cutting-edge of market practice, which is developing rapidly as the pace of digitalisation accelerates. I am delighted that Taffy Jo has joined our team. She has an outstanding track record in this area and brings significant experience and capability to further develop our solutions and grow our team.”

Taffy Jo Mayers said: “This is a very exciting time to be in commercial insurance. Our industry has an impressive history of providing both economic and social support when it matters most. In order to continue to provide this protection, the industry must evolve how we go to market to provide the best user experience for the insureds, distribution partners and underwriting professionals. I look forward to being part of the fantastic work WTW is doing to create these future-focused industry solutions.”

Insurance consulting and technology

WTW’s Insurance Consulting and Technology business has over 1,200 colleagues operating in 35 markets worldwide. It is a leading provider of advice, solutions and software – primarily to the insurance industry. Its consulting services help clients manage risk and capital, improve business performance and create competitive advantage – by focusing on financial and regulatory reporting, enterprise risk and capital management, M&A and corporate restructuring, products, pricing, business management and strategy.

About WTW

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