Daren is CTO for CGI’s  UK Insurance business, and leads the Strategy, Innovation and Architecture consulting team. The team consists of experienced industry, product and technology experts, providing advisory on; insurance digital business and technology strategy; insurance industry and technology insights; future operating model & architecture design and human-centred innovation and design.

He has over 25 years’ insurance industry experience having worked directly for leading insurance organisations in the London and General Insurance markets, with the last ten working in consulting and systems integration to deliver business led IT strategy and application architecture. Much of that time has been focused on developing digital transformation strategies leveraging emerging technologies to modernise and transform business models to deliver improve business outcomes.

Daren works with both business and technology executives and leaders to understand, innovate, and implement the next wave of digital capabilities which are transforming the insurance industry and client’s business models and products. First and foremost he is focused on understanding how these new capabilities can deliver improved business outcomes and competitive advantage.