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Name: James Gearey
Firm Name: RSA Group plc
Country: England
Expertise: Insurance Services

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Professional Biography:

James Gearey is our exclusively recommended Insurance Services expert in England on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact James directly using the contact details listed above.

James spent nine years at Siemens Financial Services, where he led the integration of the UK and Nordic businesses, centralising operations, harmonising processes and introducing common systems. Before that, he was managing director of commercial finance UK at Siemens after joining from Aviva UK where he was director of partnerships in the general insurance business.

  • 2009–2017: Chief executive, commercial finance UK and Nordics, Siemens Financial Services
  • 2008–2009: Managing director, commercial finance UK, Siemens Financial Services
  • 2006–2008: Director of partnerships, Aviva UK
  • 2002–2006: Various leadership roles at General Electric including GE Money Partnership Services and GE Insurance Solutions
  • 2000–2001: Senior consultant, Accenture
  • 1993–1999: Sales executive and manager, Nichimen Europe

Firm Overview:

With over 300 years of heritage, RSA is one of the world’s leading multinational quoted insurance groups. Focusing on general insurance, RSA’s core markets are the UK & International, Scandinavia and Canada, with the capability to write business across the globe. We have over 13,000 employees across our core businesses, and in 2016, our net written premiums were £6.4 billion.