Published on September 21st, 2022 📆 | 5986 Views ⚑0
Elementum names Douglas Duncan as Chief Technology Officer
Alternative investment manager Elementum Advisors, which specialises in collateralised natural catastrophe event reinsurance investments, has announced that Douglas Duncan has joined its senior team in the firm’s Chicago headquarters as Chief Technology Officer.
Duncan will be responsible for Elementum’s overall IT program and strategy, including technology infrastructure, information security, proprietary application development, and systems architecture and integration.
He joins the firm from Columbia Insurance Group (CIG) where he was responsible for all technology activities as the organisation’s Chief Information Officer.
Duncan has held leadership positions in global technology for over a decade, earning Six Sigma Black Belt and PMI-certified Project Management Professional (PMP) designations. He has also held progressive positions with the Corporate Solutions division of Swiss Reinsurance, General Electric Insurance Solutions, and the US Federal Highway Administration.
Mike France, Managing Partner & CFO at Elementum, commented, “Doug brings a deep business and technology background to the firm with significant achievements in designing and executing plans that bring the technology function to the next level.”
“We are committed to continued investment in our systems and infrastructure for maximum flexibility and efficiency, and we are excited to welcome Doug to the team to lead our efforts in this area.”
Duncan added, “Elementum has a great reputation in the insurance-linked securities sector, built on an established history as industry pioneers. I am excited to join this outstanding team, and to write the next chapter of our technology strategy as we look to provide top-tier service to our clients.”