WTW Names Giovanni Smyth Regional Consulting Leader for the Americas

Most recently the head of data, analytics and reporting at Nationwide, Smyth will lead WTW’s Insurance Consulting and Technology (ICT) business for North and Latin America.

(Giovanni Smyth on the right, with Oscar Guerrero, CFO of Nationwide’s P&C division.) 

Willis Towers Watson (WTW; Arlington, Va.), a global advisory, broking and solutions company, has named Giovanni Smyth Regional Leader for North and Latin America for the company’s Insurance Consulting and Technology (ICT) business.

Giovanni Smyth, Regional Leader for North and Latin America, Insurance Consulting and Technology, WTW.

“I am delighted to join the best team in the business, and am looking forward to collaborating to deliver an outstanding, winning experience for our colleagues and clients,” Smyth comments.

Smyth’s work has spanned across the insurance value chain, understanding and deepening connections between insurers’ technical and operational capabilities, a WTW statement notes. His expertise covers distribution, underwriting, pricing, reserving, and capital modeling.

Alice Underwood, Global Head, ICT, WTW.

“We are very pleased to welcome Giovanni to the team,” comments Alice Underwood, Global Head, ICT, WTW. “His leadership experience, coupled with his technical expertise working with data and analytics, will provide superb value to our clients and partners in the region.”

Smyth joins WTW from Nationwide (Columbus, Ohio), where he led data, analytics and reporting organizations for the company’s Property & Casualty division. Earlier in his career held technical and leadership roles within the firm’s Enterprise Risk & Capital Management business, and also served in operations roles across the Life & Financial Services and Property & Casualty divisions.

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at AnthODonnell@IIReporter.com or (503) 936-2803.

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