Stephan Simon, who was Director of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and Transaction Solutions at Aon UK from 2015, moves to the independent broker specializing in (re) insurance BMS.
Joining the BMS Private Equity, M&A and Tax Insurance division in London, Simon will be Director and Head of Guarantee and Indemnity Insurance (W&I). He brings to this position more than 17 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and law, having been a business lawyer and W&I broker.
“BMS has an excellent reputation in this industry and is recognized as one of the best in the industry,” commented the key addition, whose credentials also include time spent at Legal & General Group and Pinsent Masons LLP.
“Considering the current market conditions, this is an exciting company to participate in. I can’t wait to support Tan [Pawar, managing director and head of private equity, M&A, and tax] and the team.
Pawar said Simon’s appointment will help accelerate the growth of the division’s offering.
“At BMS, we are committed to growing our business to better support our clients, so we are extremely happy to continue to attract top talent like Stephan,” commented Pawar.
“His experience in the legal and insurance industry is extremely impressive, and he has an excellent track record of working with complex multinational companies… I am delighted to welcome Stephan to BMS. “