Head, Capital, Science & Policy Practice, Willis Towers Watson
Rowan Douglas


Rowan Douglas CBE is the Chief Executive Officer of Capital, Science & Policy Practice at Willis Towers Watson, a global advisory company. He has held appointments within the UN and other international organizations and was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2016 for services to the economy. In 2013–15 he led the creation of the Insurance Development Forum of industry and governments to harness the role of re/insurance capabilities to meet the sustainable development goals (SDGs). He is a member of the Council for Science & Technology and the Royal Society’s Working Group on Resilience to Climate Risk and Extreme Weather.