James Vickers is chair at Willis Re International Specialty. He has been with Willis for 40 years, joining as a broker handling Asian non marine treaty business.
As chair for Willis Re International, his responsibilities include strategy and client development, as well as senior client relationship management, particularly in the Japanese market. He is also a member of Willis Re’s operating committee.
Vickers is also a director of Willis Group’s principal U.K. subsidiary, Willis Limited, along with a number of other Willis Group subsidiary companies. He has extensive practical experience in the analysis, structuring and placement of large complex reinsurance programs and strong relationships with the senior management of all major global reinsurers.
Vickers is a chartered insurer, an associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute and chair of the London International Insurance Broker Association (LIIBA) Reinsurance Subcommittee.