Marcus Taylor

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Senior Manager Reinsurance, International at IAG

Marcus, in his role as Senior Manager Reinsurance, International, is the designated CEO of IAG Re Singapore and IAG Re Labuan, IAG’s in-house reinsurance captives. In this role, he is responsible for the day to day running of the IAG reinsurance operations outside of Australia. This has seen Marcus covering territories such as New Zealand, UK, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, India, Indonesia and China. The diverse role within the reinsurance captive sees Marcus working across the end to end insurance and reinsurance processes.

Marcus’ career in reinsurance began back in 2001, spending 10 years on the broking side of the business with Aon, working in London, US and Australia. Having spent 5 years in Sydney, he returned to the UK in 2008 to work across the Asia Pacific account, placing business into London, European and Bermudian markets. The varied roles across multiple territories gave Marcus considerable experience, working across the complete placement process from start to finish. Beginning with new business production through information gathering, programme design, actuarial modelling and pricing, reinsurer marketing and ending with programme placement, all the while maintaining and building client relationships. In 2011, Marcus left the broking fraternity, moving to Singapore, to take up his current role at IAG.

Marcus is a Senior Associate of ANZIIF, holds a Diploma in Insurance from the Chartered Insurance Institute and is a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors.

Marcus also holds a BSc (hons) degree in Geography & Geology from the University of Manchester and a Post Graduate Certificate in International Business and Languages from Manchester Business School. It was in Manchester where Marcus met his wife of 10 years, Rebecca, with whom together they have 3 children, each born on different continents!