Rory O'Brien is a Senior Managing Director and Leader of EMEA Insurance Services in the Global Insurance Services practice. He is based in London and will focus on the continued growth of FTI Consulting’s actuarial and general consulting practice.
Rory has worked in the Insurance industry for over 30 years. During this period, he has held a number of senior line management roles at insurers and senior consultancy and leadership roles within Professional Services companies.
Rory founded RPC Consulting in February 2015 and was Managing Partner until his departure in 2017. At RPC Consulting, he established a new insurance focused Actuarial Consulting, Software and Management Consulting business. He acquired and built an actuarial software company and grew the team to 65 actuaries, PhDs, data scientists and management consultants.
Prior to RPC Rory worked at Towers Watson which he joined as part of the acquisition of EMB in January 2011 and took over as global Head of Risk Consulting & Software in April 2011. At EMB Rory was the Managing Partner and responsible for the Insurance Management Consultancy practice.
Prior to EMB Rory was the Group Chief Executive at Guardian Holdings, one of the largest publicly quoted Caribbean Financial services companies. Before joining Guardian Holdings Limited he was a Partner in the Financial Services Division, and Joint Head of Insurance Consulting, at Deloitte in the UK. Before Deloitte he worked in the Actuarial and Insurance Consulting practice of Bacon & Woodrow. Prior to this he worked in various accounting roles within Legal and General in the UK and Abbey Life in Ireland.