Willis Towers Watson appoints Alexander Keville as Practice Leader and Clemens Kueppers as Executive Director, for the FINEX Global Transactional Risk M&A team

Alex joins Willis Towers Watson from Lockton, where he helped build the M&A team. Prior to this he spent seven years at Dentons as a Corporate Lawyer focussing on M&A followed by four years at Ince & Co as a Corporate Insurance Lawyer, which included advising insurers on the entering into of Warranty and Indemnity insurance. Alex will be leading FINEX Global’s Transactional Risks M&A team from London.

As part of this expanding team, Clemens Kueppers joins Willis Towers Watson from Marsh where he spent approximately two years having previously trained at, and qualified into, the corporate team at Norton Rose Fulbright.

Alex says: “there is a much larger insurance market now: coverage is better, and we’re constantly using our expertise and experience to create more bespoke insurance solutions for our clients in the UK and globally, including in more emerging markets”.

Clemens adds: “we aim to use insurance in the most innovative way to overcome issues in M&A deals and you can only do that utilising a team with broking experience combined with considerable technical and legal experience”.