ReQoncile advisory board

The ReQoncile advisory board (RAB) will be composed of representatives from the insurance community who can offer a comprehensive range of perspectives, experience, and skills.

The board is not an advocate for any particular solution, but a catalyst to accelerate industry progress. Members contribute to the overall strategic guidance, external analysis, partnerships, and vision.

RAB members

Dickie Whitaker

Chief Executive at Oasis Loss Modeling Framework

Dickie Whitaker has 30 years’ experience in the Re(In)surance business and for the last 20 years has specialised in risk and innovation, linking academia, government and finance. He co-founded The Lighthill Risk Network, Oasis Palm Tree Ltd, The Oasis Hub and is chief executive of Oasis Loss Modelling Framework Ltd. He provides advisory roles to: UK’s Satellite Applications Advisory Board, ExpertGroup for the Global Risk Assessment Framework (GRAF), UNISDR and Cabot Institute advisory board.

Robin Merttens

Co-Founder and Partner at InsTech London

Robin Merttens is co-founder and partner of InsTech London, the global insurance innovation community based in London. He also advises and invests in startups as well as occasionally consulting for insurers on all things InsurTech. Prior to InsTech, Robin co-founded RI3K, the London e-trading platform now trading as the Placing Platform Limited (PPL).

Mark Cravens

Principal, Cravens Consulting

A recognized pioneer in the catastrophe risk assessment and management space, Mark has over 35 years’ experience across the insurance industry value chain including 19 years at RMS, 7 years at Wellington Underwriting (Lloyd’s Syndicate 2020), plus experience as a reinsurance intermediary and MGA/wholesaler.

Matilde Anello-Gaudiza

Lead at the Centre of Excellence for Data Foundation and Architecture at Swiss Re Group

Matilde Anello-Gaudiza currently leads the Centre of Excellence for Data Foundation and Architecture at Swiss Re Group. Previously she was the Senior Director and EMEA Cloud Architecture Leader at Oracle where she led digital transformation changes, delivering long term strategic value for customers through an architecture led approach.

Administration team

Alastair Speare-Cole

President and GM, Insurance Division at QOMPLX

Dr Steve Smith

Director, Insurance Product & Modeling at QOMPLX

Anant Borole

Product Strategy Manager, Modeling & Simulation at QOMPLX

Deb Schmidt

Director of Product Marketing, Insurance at QOMPLX