14th August 2018

Protean Risk appoint Head of Marketing



Omar Elhag has joined Protean Risk as Head of Marketing where he will be responsible for managing the company’s overall marketing strategy and raising brand awareness of their capabilities as leading insurance specialists. Omar joins from Quilter Investors where he was responsible for communications campaigns on their multi-asset solutions range and played a key part in the successful re-branding of the multi-asset unit of Old Mutual Wealth to Quilter Investors.

Nathan Sewell, CEO, Protean Risk said “Strengthening our marketing expertise is a key objective of ours as we seek to grow as a business with our combination of sector specialism, innovative solutions and a high level of personal service for our clients. Omar brings valuable marketing experience to the team and we look forward to having him contribute to our strategy in promoting our products and services across our key channels.”

About Protean Risk

Protean Risk is a Lloyd’s broker that provides specialist insurance broking services to firms in the investment industry, financial services and technology sectors. We now have over 500 clients in these sectors ranging from start-ups to international corporations.

Protean Risk has set itself apart in the Payments Sector by creating new insurance products and solutions. As well as launching PSD Bond in 2018, we developed the first ‘PSD2 compliant’ PI insurance policy and we now place insurance for the majority of UK authorised AISP and PISP firms.

When Protean Risk was formed in 2008, the aim was to combine the knowledge and experience gained from working for large, global insurance broking firms with a high level of personal service and attention. We recognised the importance of this personal approach in helping companies achieve better insurance results. Remaining true to our core values of sector specialisation, personal service and problem solving, has helped us to grow and in 2016 we became a Lloyd’s Broker.

Media Enquiries

Nathan Sewell, Chief Executive, Tel: +44(0)20 3763 5353 

Jason Edwards, Director, Tel: +44(0)20 3763 5360 

Omar Elhag, Head of Marketing, Tel: +44(0)20 3763 5362