Sayce appointed global head of cyber at AGCS

Scott Sayce is to join Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty as global head of cyber, based in London.

Effective 1st September, Mr Sayce will steer AGCS’s cyber underwriting business, reporting to Shanil Williams, global head of financial lines.

Mr Sayce joins AGCS from AXA, where he has held a variety of increasingly senior leadership roles after joining in 2017. He started as global chief underwriting officer cyber within AXA’s corporate solutions division, while also being group chief underwriting officer for cyber. In 2018 he became group head of cyber, and subsequently, group head of financial lines and cyber. Prior to joining Axa, he was the head of the cyber, technology and life science divisions for CNA Hardy.

He started his career as a Lloyd’s insurance broker before moving to underwriting to focus on cyber and technology risks, a field in which he now has almost 20 years’ experience.

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