25 November 2020Life

Paul Shedden joins Sompo in analytics role

Sompo International Holdings has hired Paul Shedden as head of portfolio design, pricing and analytics for global insurance.

Shedden joins from AXA XL where he served as the head of enterprise data insurance pricing, advanced analytics and innovation. He has more than 25 years’ experience in the industry.

He brings together all the key analytical functions for the global insurance segment and joins the insurance executive leadership team. He is based in London and reports to Chris Gallagher, chief executive officer at Sompo International commercial P&C.

Gallagher praised Shedden’s “proven track record, history of success and extensive global experience,” which he said “aligns perfectly with Sompo International’s strategic direction.”

Shedden said: “I am excited to join Sompo International as the organisation continues on its ascent to becoming one of the top global insurance carriers.”