In an environment where demand for top class skills will always exceed supply, Iridium Partners excels at acquiring niche talent for our clients.
Iridium Partners focuses on five key market segments within the insurance industry: Lloyds of London, Insurance Brokerage, Life Insurance, General Insurance & Re-Insurance.
These specialisms have developed over many years of successful delivery. Our consultants possess a combined first-hand experience of over 30 years within the insurance industry, a deep understanding of their sectors and the defining industry players, together with the commercial and economic factors shaping their present and their future. Within these sectors we constantly approach and attract leaders driving businesses across all disciplines.
Saturday 29th August 2015 was the 10th anniversary of hurricane Katrina’s landfall, which caused the inundation of New Orleans and resulted in the most costly natural catastrophe event in U.S. history, altering the reinsurance market in its wake. It is a never ending reminder that the insurance and reinsurance industry is there for a reason, to help people recover, rebuild and refinance after the worst happens. It’s also a reminder that no matter how much insurance or reinsurance is in place, it is no replacement for building resilience against these disasters in advance and being as well prepared as possible.
Katrina transformed chunks of the insurance and reinsurance industry forever, when such major disasters strike, the industry adjusts, to better protect itself and to offer better protection to its cedents and ultimately the insurance customer.
The influx of alternative capital from investors outside insurance, has catalysed the structural change in reinsurance that we are now feeling the effects of.