John Harris

Chief Operations Officer

John joined Decus 1 year from start up in April 2009. He oversees all aspects of Decus operationally including facilitating the adoption of new products, territories and clients. Operational activities including technical, finance, compliance, IT and claims. John has over 37 years’ experience in the insurance industry. He moved to Decus from Marsh where he was Senior Vice President and Head of Bowring Marsh and Construction Power & Utilities Client Management, overseeing a team of 64 and was responsible for managing the overall operational business performance of the unit. John was with Marsh for 24 years in total, having completed three years as Manager of North American Facilities at Willis. John started his career with Sedgwick on their North American premiums and placement processing team. As well as introducing an electronic trading platform within Marsh, John has served within the Market Reform Group, a Mid Term Amendment Steering Group and more recently driven the architecture for a state of the art binder on-line platform, Decus Direct.