Marco Giacomelli – Contributor Profile
Generali Global Health
Chief Executive Officer
Marco Giacomelli is an actuary with a 20-year career at Generali in several assignments around the world. He currently holds the position of head of Generali Global Health (GGH), the Generali group’s dedicated provider of International Private Health Insurance solutions for internationally mobile individuals and the organizations to which they belong.
Marco joined Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A. in 1994 as a reinsurance specialist in the Life Department of the Generali HO in Trieste, Italy, and in 1996 moved to New York as the technical and actuarial coordinator for all Generali group life companies in Latin America, and technical consultant to the Ætna Generali global benefits network. In January 2000 he relocated to Manila, Philippines, as vice president of Generali Pilipinas Life Assurance Co., and directed the company’s bancassurance division and its activity in conjunction with local banking partner Banco de Oro.
He has served as regional director of the Generali Employee Benefits network (GEB) for Latin America, the Caribbean, and the South East US region; manager of GEB’s London regional office; director of Generali UK Branch Employee Benefits & Life; technical director at Generali headquarters; COO; and Chief Insurance Officer, with direct responsibility over the network’s captive services, reinsurance, multinational pooling, health & wellness, legal, underwriting, actuarial and risk management services.
Marco is a Fellow of the UK Institute of Directors, and in 2015 was appointed chairman of the International Employee Benefits Association (IEBA).