Andrew McQuade has been appointed to the position of Vice President and UK Head
of Insurance at Capgemini Financial Services, a global business unit of the Capgemini
Group, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing

In his new role, Andy will lead a team of experienced insurance industry and
IT professionals with a shared mission to provide clients with the IT enablement
they need to meet today’s strategic and operational business challenges, including
compliance issues such as Solvency II.  He will be looking to leverage Capgemini’s global capabilities in life, property
and casualty insurance, including its world-class transformation skills in claims
processing and policy administration, as well as its offerings around risk (including
Solvency II), business information management, testing and managed services.

Based in London, he brings a wealth of insurance industry and IT experience to
his new post. Andrew McQuade started his career as the classic ‘Man from the Pru’
before progressing to senior sales management positions and taking responsibility
for introducing new CRM technology at the Prudential. He was recruited by IBM
in 2000 where he played a key role in founding and managing the company’s CRM

Liz Benison, Director of Operations of the Financial Services Global Business
Unit at Capgemini
, said: ‘Our insurance industry clients are looking for help and advice from people with
proven experience and visionary thinking, and Andrew McQuade clearly has that
rare combination in abundance.

About Capgemini

Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and
outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies.
Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their
freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative
Business ExperienceTM. The Group relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore®,
which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple locations,
working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present
in more than 30 countries, Capgemini reported 2009 global revenues of EUR 8.4
billion and employs 90,000 people worldwide.

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About Capgemini Financial Services

Capgemini Financial Services brings deep industry experience, innovative service
offerings and next generation global delivery to serve the financial services
industry. With a network of 15,000 professionals serving over 900 clients worldwide,
Capgemini collaborates with leading banks, insurers and capital market companies
to create tangible value.

More information is available at

Rightshore® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini

Press contact:

Tom Barton

Capgemini UK plc

Tel.:+44 (0)870 238 2491