Bruce Whitmore

Understanding Risk and Risk Retention Mechanisms

Relevant Experience/Specialization
During his career, Bruce has developed a wide range of captive and commercial insurance solutions across numerous industries. He has developed both offshore and onshore single-parent and group captives. Bruce has been responsible for managing captive service provider relationships including fronting, reinsurance, actuarial, claims management, brokerage, offshore management, banking, and accounting. Bruce has been involved in developing:
■ A commercial insurance solution for difficult to insure physicians and healthcare providers
■ A homogenous group captive for Electrical & Parts & Equipment Distributors
■ A heterogeneous group captive for clients of a nationwide network of insurance brokers
■ A Risk Retention Group (RRG) independent physicians affiliated with a large, quasi-governmental academic healthcare system
■ A single-parent (pure) captive for a regional healthcare system in the upper Midwest
Bruce is a regular speaker at industry events including CICA, SCCIA, NRRA and the Cayman Captive Forum. In addition, Bruce was selected to be a panellist for a professionally filmed & broadcasted webinar produced by A.M. Best entitled “”Risk Experts Review the Current State of Health Care Captives”. Bruce also authors numerous industry publications.

Role at Willis Towers Watson
Bruce serves as a Senior Consultant in the Global Captive Practice, providing captive consultancy in support of various captive strategies.


Understanding Risk and Risk Retention Mechanisms – $1050