SRS Europe Management

Managing Director, SRS Europe

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Current Responsibility

Melissa is responsible for the firm’s European region captive management activities along with oversight of certain clients in Washington D.C. and Vermont.  She is responsible for a portfolio of clients ensuring that the outstanding quality of service attributed to SRS is applied to those accounts in order to deliver on their insurance, financial and underwriting reporting needs, while monitoring and advising on compliance with regulation and licensing requirements. 

Experience

Melissa joined SRS in September 2010 and has been in captive management since 2000.  She has extensive experience with a wide variety of captive companies, including single parent, group, special purpose, sponsored, association and industrial insured captives.  She was  an insurance accounting instructor for the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (“ICCIE”), a Director and past President of the District of Columbia captive association, is a Director of the National Risk Retention Association and served on the Legislative Committee of the Delaware captive association.

Education and Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Associate in Risk Management
  • Associate in Captive Insurance
  • Champlain College, B.S., Accounting and Finance

Managing Director, SRS Europe, Luxembourg Branch

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Current Responsibility

Brian is responsible for managing the captive operations in Luxembourg as well as assisting client operations internal to the group. Captive management operations include management of client portfolio, consistent achievement of accurate, timely financial reporting, preparation of accounts as needed, supervisory financial review of staff work product, ensuring timely and accurate regulatory filings, internal and external stakeholder relationships, local office management and assist with new business as needed based on domicile activity.

Experience

Brian was formerly the licensed manager, and ran, the insurance and reinsurance captives of the Randstad group in Luxembourg, which focused on the employee benefits of the group’s 700,000 employees.

Prior to that, Brian worked at Marsh’s captive solution for over 20 years, in both Luxembourg and Dublin, leaving as Senior Vice President. There, he managed a portfolio of 40+ international clients with his team of 16 colleagues, as well as being the Luxembourg member of the Solvency II Implementation committee and the Global IT Steering committee.

Education, Affiliations and Professional Designations

  • Licensed Manager of Insurance companies in Luxembourg, issued by the Minister of Finance.
  • Licensed Manager of Reinsurance companies in Luxembourg, issued by the Minister of Finance
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
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Associate Director and Head of Finance, SRS Europe

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Current Responsibility

Annette joined Strategic Risk Solutions Europe (SRS Europe) in January 2018 as Associate Director and Head of Finance Europe. Annette is supporting the firm’s expansion into various European captive domiciles as well as focusing on the captive management client services delivery platform.

Experience

Annette joined SRS Europe following 10 years with Marsh Captive Management Dublin, where she served large and complex multinational captive owners domiciled in Ireland. Annette developed a comprehensive knowledge of the requirements for all three pillars of the Solvency II regime having prepared for the implementation of the regime in recent years and successfully completing the inaugural annual reporting for a number of clients under the Solvency II regime in 2017.

Education and Professional Designations

  • Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)
  • National University of Ireland, Galway – BA (Hons) International in Economics and French
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Associate Director and Head of Governance, SRS Europe

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Current Responsibility

Mary is Associate Director and Head of the European Governance, Risk and Compliance (“GRC”) practice. In her role, Mary is responsible for the development and delivery of GRC services across the European practice. Mary has recently joined SRS having garnered 18 years relevant experience in the fields of audit, captive management and compliance.

Experience

Mary held the position of Compliance Officer for an Irish branch of a French commercial insurer from 2013-2016. Prior to joining SRS, Mary also spearheaded a Solvency II Narrative Reporting project and successfully implemented the SFCR and RSR requirements for a large number of captives. Mary has also performed Internal Audit reviews for a number of clients during this period.

Education and Professional Designations

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ireland
  • National University of Ireland, Galway – BA (Hons) International in Economics and French
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General Manager, SRS Insurance Management Services Europe

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Current Responsibility

As the General Manager of SRS Insurance Management Services Europe, Malcolm is responsible for the company’s strategic management and development with a focus on execution and delivery of the various Insurance Management services offered to captive and re/insurer clients.   

Experience

Malcolm’s professional career experience spans a period of over 35 years in senior management positions mainly in the insurance and financial services sectors and across a broad-spectrum of varied functions which include operations management, sales & marketing, executive search consulting and insurance.

Malcolm joined Ark Insurance Management PCC Limited in 2014 (subsequently acquired by SRS Europe in 2018) having also worked previously with the local Maltese offices of leading international insurance and insurance broker organisations.

Education and Professional Designations

  • Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII)
  • Chartered Insurance Practitioner