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Willis Towers Watson appoints Alex Lei to its P&C insurance consulting business

April 30, 2019
| United States

ARLINGTON, VA, April 30, 2019 — Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, today announced the appointment of Alex Lei as senior director in its Property & Casualty (P&C) practice within its Insurance Consulting and Technology business. In this role, Lei will deliver pricing, predictive analytics, and product and underwriting solutions for the company’s P&C clients. He will also support the development of future product design and offerings.

“Alex’s unique skill set and global knowledge of the industry make him an excellent addition to our team,” said Sean McDermott, P&C Eastern division business leader, Willis Towers Watson. “He brings an innovative perspective to the role, and we’re confident he will help us further develop our product offerings, increase market visibility and add significant value to our clients.”

Lei joins Willis Towers Watson from CMIG International in Shanghai where he served as vice president. Prior to this, he was chief data officer and chief actuary for Ant Financial. Before working in the fintech industry, he was the chief pricing actuary for AIG Personal Lines and held several key actuarial roles during his 11-year tenure there. Lei started his career at Willis Towers Watson as an actuarial associate. He has a B.A. in international trade and finance from Zhongshan University and an M.S. in actuarial science from Boston University. He is a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and the Society of Actuaries.

About Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 45,000 employees serving more than 140 countries and markets. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential.