1. Damien Régent UBS
Weighted votes: 211
Damien Régent has seven years' experience analysing insurance companies. Before joining UBS in December 2001, he spent five years at Moody's Investors Service where he was the lead analyst on a number of UK and European insurance companies.
Last year Régent came in second behind Fiona Macnab, Jackie Ineke and team at Morgan Stanley in the high-grade insurance category. This year the places are switched.
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