Sciemus is a data and analytics company that provides, for the first time, fact-based insights into sectors that have previously relied on qualitative opinion. We focus on inherently complex assets in sectors where data is hard to obtain: Space and Thermal, Wind, and Solar power generation.
Our fact-based approach delivers best-in-class underwriting performance and provides ground-breaking strategic insights into asset performance.
Rick joined Sciemus Cyber Limited in 2015 as Chief Executive Officer. He has over 25 years experience in the insurance industry and 16 years’ experience in cyber insurance, having built technology and cyber insurance practices in both Sydney and London. Prior to Sciemus, Rick established one of the first London cyber insurance practices at ACE Global Markets in 2000 and latterly, the global cyber practice at AEGIS in 2012.
Sciemus is a Lloyd’s Managing General Agent and is a globally recognised leader in cyber insurance. Sciemus is a leading provider of risk analytics and modelling to the insurance sector, providing risk consulting services to a number of sectors including In-Orbit Satellites and Launch, Thermal Power, Renewable Energy, Cyber Risk and Mining.
Daniel leads cybersecurity for Sciemus Cyber, joining Sciemus in 2015 from AEGIS London, where he was one of the first cybersecurity professionals to enter the global insurance market to develop and provide risk transfer solutions for the most complex cyber risks. Prior to this Daniel worked for BAE Systems’ cybersecurity practice and the UK’s Ministry of Defence – providing technical and risk management advisory services to secure Critical National Infrastructure clients and Defence and Intelligence platforms from advanced cyber-attacks.
Daniel holds an M.Sc. with Distinction in Information Security from Royal Holloway, University of London; a First class B.Sc. in Computer Science from Cardiff University; and numerous industry certifications – including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).
Philip is a Chartered Insurance practitioner with over 35 years’ experience in the global aerospace, insurance and reinsurance industry and is responsible for building on Sciemus’ technical expertise and product innovation to develop our Space and Aviation business.
Before joining Sciemus Philip worked with Willis Towers Watson as Executive Director specialising in the placement of Aviation and Space reinsurance business in all classes of aerospace, including space, airline, general aviation and products liability risk.
Cyber Security Director
Director of Space & Aviation
QinetiQ is a leading international defence and security technology company which develops technology-based solutions and products for commercial customers and government organisations, including the UK MoD and the US DoD. Formerly the UK's Defence Evaluation Research Agency, QinetiQ has built up significant intellectual capital and expertise in a wide range of sectors.
QinetiQ is a strategic research and development partner of Sciemus, and they play a crucial role in providing the data for our models. With over 14,000 employees, they also provide Sciemus with the ability to scale up as project demands require.
By partnering with QinetiQ, Sciemus leverages on QinetiQ's heritage in reliability engineering, modelling and risk assessment to create the best risk assessment tools available.
SCIEMUS Ltd - Best Company for Innovation - 2013 - Software - United Kingdom
"For technological and scientific innovation of the insurance and finance focused intelligence services with the ability to create real value by designing and building of models for analysing complex asset performance."
Deloitte Technology Fast 50
In October 2011 Sciemus ranked the 30th out of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK in the 2011 Deloitte Technology Fast 50.
Deloitte Technology Fast 50
In November 2012 Sciemus ranked 22nd out of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50.
Sunday Times Tech Track 100 (2010)
In 2010 Sciemus was awarded 10th place in The Sunday Times Microsoft Tech Track 100 league table.
The Sunday Times Microsoft Tech Track 100 league table ranks Britain's 100 private tech (TMT) companies with the fastest-growing sales over the latest three years.