The appointee has set eyes on delivering an ‘ambitious’ data and technology strategy at the firm

(Re)insurance broker Miller has appointed Beazley’s head of technology Bradley O’Connor as its new chief information officer, effective today (31 October 2022).

O’Connor spent five years overseeing IT and change for the UK and global markets at Beazley.

He brings over 20 years of industry experience to the team, having also held IT project management roles at Hiscox, Brit Insurance, Cardiff Pinnacle, Aon Hewitt and Lloyd’s TSB.

In his new role, the appointee aims to enhance Miller’s client capability. He will also work to increase automation, efficiency and data-driven decision making at the firm.

O’Connor will report to Miller’s chief operating officer Dana Cuffe.

Channelling change

Cuffe said: “We are delighted to welcome Bradley to Miller.

“His extensive experience in building and leading technology teams across the insurance industry will strengthen our existing technology capabilities, ensuring that we continue to evolve with our clients and partners to deliver the best possible service.

“Bradley is highly regarded within the market as a technology and change expert and will make an excellent addition to us as we invest in making Miller the definition of a truly modern specialty broker.”

O’Connor added: “I’m excited to be joining Miller as the company continues its dynamic journey of growth.

“I look forward to working closely with Dana and the wider team to define and deliver a technology and data strategy that will allow us to achieve our ambitious goals for the years ahead.”