RMS Appoints New Managing Director for UK Insurance Market

RMS Appoints New Managing Director for UK Insurance Market 150 150 Haggie Partners

Jason Futers, a Senior InsurTech and Insurance Industry Executive, Will Be Responsible for Leading RMS’s UK Insurance Business

RMS, the world’s leading catastrophe risk modeling and solutions company, has appointed Jason Futers as its new Managing Director responsible for leading RMS’s UK insurance business. Jason brings vast experience in creating and managing successful multi-disciplinary teams within start-ups and mature businesses. He has previously held distinguished roles in client success, technology, sales, and product management for companies in the UK, Europe, U.S., and Asia.

From 2017, Jason was the CEO and co-founder of Insurdata, a global exposure data platform. Prior to this, he was the founder of Huupe.com, a personal and professional development platform, and also Non-Executive Director of AgRisk, formerly the Asia Risk Center. Between 2002 and 2015, Jason built his career at RMS, where he was CEO and Board Member of RMS Japan, Regional Head of Sales for Europe and Asia, and Head of Emerging Risk Innovation.

Mike Steel, Global Head of Business Development, RMS, said: “Jason has been continually at the forefront of advanced analytics and in his new role at RMS he will be in a position to champion delivering analytics, data, and technology to the insurance and reinsurance markets in the UK. We are all delighted to welcome him back to RMS at such an exciting time.”

Jason Futers, Managing Director, RMS added: “The embedding of cohesive, state-of-the-art technology at the heart of the business has led to a paradigm shift at RMS since I was last working here, which is truly inspirational. What has stayed the same, however, is the continued commitment to excellent customer service. RMS is uniquely positioned to lead the development of an open, unified platform for global risk and I’m excited to be working with clients to realize these benefits for them.”