Ruth Lux

Head of Public Sector EMEA, Guy Carpenter

Ruth Lux leads the Europe, Middle East and Africa Public Sector (PS) team at Guy Carpenter (GC). She is a subject matter expert in geopolitical and terrorism risks. She works with client account teams in a matrix role across the EMEA region to help drive GC PS business forward. She is also responsible for producing and disseminating thought leadership to help account teams defend existing PS clients and grow our current PS market share across EMEA. Her work supports governments and public sector entities in developing risk transfer solutions to mitigate against the impacts of emerging and evolving global and national risks and to build resilience. She leverages a network of external stakeholders to identify and capitalize on emerging growth opportunities across the region. Previous to joining Guy Carpenter she headed up political and terrorism risk analytics at JLT Specialty and before that she founded and headed up a political risk consultancy, providing risk analytics and risk transfer strategies to companies across all sectors and also worked closely with the Foreign & Commonwealth Office and the Home Office.

She holds a MSc in International Relations from London School of Economics.