London, 18th October 2023: Alpha FMC (“Alpha”), the leading global consultancy to the asset management, wealth management and insurance industries, today announces the launch of the Technology practice within its UK Insurance Consulting business.
The Technology practice will work across the insurance sector, covering pensions, retail investments, investment platforms, life, health, general & specialty insurance. The practice will support firms in leveraging technology to improve client experience and maximise cost effectiveness whilst delivering end-to-end programme design and implementation.
The Technology practice team will be led by Keith Aylwin, Head of Insurance Technology UK, and comprises both ex-industry practitioners who have a deep understanding of these organisations, and experienced consultants who have worked across a variety of clients and transformation initiatives in this market. The team will primarily service Chief Operations Officers and Chief Information Officers, assisting them in aligning business and technology strategies, identifying and executing innovative solutions, and implementing change across their organisations.
The launch of this new practice represents an exciting expansion of Alpha’s Insurance Consulting business, supporting insurers to define and propel their businesses and technology strategies, offering a full range of transformation services, and driving effective change across client organisations. The aim is to ensure that our clients not only keep pace with the evolving technology landscape, but leap ahead of it, with robust, forward-thinking strategies.
Our approach at Alpha is grounded in a blend of industry acumen and technological expertise. We both help our clients navigate the complex technological landscape and empower them to drive transformative change across their organisations, fostering a culture of innovation and efficiency. Our aim is to enable our clients to stay ahead of the competition by embracing the opportunities that emerging technologies present.Keith Aylwin, Head of Insurance Technology UK at Alpha FMC
We are delighted to see the launch of the Technology practice and extremely excited about being able to offer our consulting services to an increasingly broad range of clients within the insurance industry. The insurance sector is at a critical juncture, where operational adaptability can spell the difference between relevance and obsolescence. At Alpha, we are committed to supporting our clients through this period, ensuring they emerge more resilient, efficient, and ready to meet the demands of the modern market.Stuart McNulty, Global Head of Insurance Consulting at Alpha FMC