David Heeney, FIA
Chief Marketing Officer, UK and Ireland
Pacific Life Re
David runs the Sales and Marketing function for the UK and Ireland markets with overall responsibility for client management, business development, quotations and marketing strategy. He has over 25 years of insurance and reinsurance market experience spanning technical, relationship management and general management responsibilities. He began his career with Legal & General where he spent 11 years. He qualified as an actuary in 1988 and progressed to Head of Product Management and Actuary (Pensions). He joined Swiss Re in 1995, initially running the UK Corporate Actuarial function and helping to develop their financial reinsurance business. Following Swiss Re’s acquisition of Mercantile & General Reinsurance he moved to a global product management role. Latterly he spent two years as a Global Client Manager responsible for coordinating client relationships at top management level with Swiss Re’s largest clients worldwide.