Julian Addo

Julian Addo

Accident and Health Broker at Miller Insurance Services LLP

Location
London, United Kingdom
Industry
Insurance

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Julian Addo's Overview

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  • St.Dunstan's College
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Julian Addo's Summary

After successfully completing the Graduate Scheme, I joined the Accident and Health team permanently at Miller as a broker on 1st January 2014.

I have achieved Cert CII qualification and I'm currently studying towards the CII Diploma in Insurance.

Julian Addo's Experience

Accident and Health Broker

Miller Insurance Services LLP

Privately Held; 501-1000 employees; Insurance industry

January 2014Present (9 months) london, england

Graduate Trainee Broker

Miller Insurance Services LLP

Privately Held; 501-1000 employees; Insurance industry

September 2012Present (2 years 1 month) London, United Kingdom

I joined Miller as part of the 2012 intake of Graduate Trainees, spending five months working in the Marine department before moving to the reinsurance department in February 2013 for my next placement. I spent three months gaining exposure to both facultative and treaty business. Currently working in the Programs and Facilities business unit, I am spending three months gaining experience in North American property binding business (personal and commercial) and also the Accident and Health class, including contingency.

I am currently studying towards the ACII qualification and currently at Cert CII level.

Temporary Underwriting / Research Assistant

Sciemus

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

May 2012July 2012 (3 months) London, United Kingdom

Through working in the Space team at Sciemus, I gained valuable experience and insight into the insurance industry.

Working in a small underwriting team gave me good exposure to the nature of space and satellite risks. I attended meetings with brokers and subsequently my knowledge of the negotiation process was enhanced.

Temporary Project Analyst

bwin.party digital entertainment

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Gambling & Casinos industry

February 2012April 2012 (3 months) London, United Kingdom

Business Analyst

Kantar Worldpanel

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Market Research industry

July 2009July 2010 (1 year 1 month) London, United Kingdom

-I undertook a yearlong paid placement working for Kantar Worldpanel in a client facing role, as part of my degree.
-I received an excellent report and was awarded a Diploma in Professional Studies.

Main duties:

- Responsible for creating and maintaining over 30 different client data reports and presentations.

- Assisted sales team by providing insight to clients and assisting with revenue generating tasks.

-Integral member of a team which facilitated the migration of all client reports to an online platform.

-Attended client meetings and presented Powerpoint presentations internally to the Business Development Team.

Skills Learned and Enhanced:

- Negotiation Skills

- My communication and team working skills were enhanced through interacting with clients and often being their first point of contact on a daily basis.

- I was able to work to tight deadlines and deal with a high pressure environment.

- Constant communication internally with all levels of staff was crucial.

- I was given a vast amount of responsibility immediately, and often used my own initiative to solve problems.

- Efficient time management, as the size, complexity and expected delivery times of each project varied with each client.

Julian Addo's Education

Chartered Insurance Institute

Cert CII, Insurance

20122013

Grade: Foundation Insurance Test Certificate - passed exam 19/03/2012

City University London

Introduction to Financial Services in the City, Short Course

20112011

Topics covered

-Investment Banking
-Managing Risks
-Financial Forecasting
-Risk and Insurance
-Money Broking
-Fund Management

Loughborough University

Information Management and Business Studies (Sandwich Degree), (2:1 with Honours)

20072011

Core Modules:

Quantitative Methods for Business
Statistics & Modelling for Management
Financial Reporting
Leadership and Interpersonal Skills
Accounting for Managers
Company Finance
Decision Making and Support Tools
Strategic Management
Entrpreneurship and Innovation

Activities and Societies: Loughborough University Football Club

St.Dunstan's College

A- Levels: Business Studies, English, Physical Education

Activities and Societies: 1st XI Football Captain (2007) 1st XV Rugby (2006-2007) 1st Team Tennis (2005)

Julian Addo's Additional Information

Interests:

Skills and Qualitfications: Qualified F.A Level 1 Football Coach Qualified F.A Level 1 Psychologist for Football

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