Willis Towers Watson promotes James Jackson to Head of Financial Institutions for GB


James Jackson has been appointed Head of FINEX Financial Institutions for Great Britain (GB) for Willis Towers Watson. The FINEX business is the company’s financial, executive and professional risk specialty group, and forms part of its Corporate Risk and Broking segment.

Mr Jackson will lead the GB-based teams that deliver FINEX expertise and products to financial institutions clients across a range of geographies. In addition, Mr Jackson will be working to expand our offering to financial institutions Rest of World (ROW) and supporting growth in this important industry segment worldwide.

Previously a Regional Leader within the US FINEX FI team with considerable experience serving large and complex clients in the GB insurance market, Mr Jackson succeeds Dr Paul Search. 

Dr Search has been appointed Head of Client Engagement and Risk Insight for FINEX ROW. His new role focuses on evolving our client advisory services and solutions through product development, research, innovation, data and analytics.