PGD Strategy

Specialist Corporate Finance and Strategy Consultants

“Peter Droussiotis is an accomplished and results-oriented M & A advisor and transactional project manager.”

Bronek Masojada, Chair, SiriusPoint and former CEO, Hiscox

“PGD Strategy was instrumental in bringing out a shared vision which helped us to progress the development of our group.”

Richard Tee, CEO, Avantis Group

“PGD Strategy possesses deep knowledge of the insurance industry and of the key drivers that are essential for successful deal-making.”

James Gerry, Chairman, GB Underwriting and Chairman, MX Underwriting

“PGD Strategy originated and helped us complete our first strategic acquisition for Thistle, our insurance distribution platform.”

Dominic Burke, Former CEO, Jardine Lloyd Thomson Group plc and Former Vice-Chairman, Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc., now Independent Director, St. James's Place plc.

“PGD Strategy’s excellent strategic advice and transaction execution capabilities are equalled by the integrity of its team.”

Nick Heys, CEO, Artex Risk Solutions (International)

“PGD Strategy has a wealth of knowledge and a huge diversity of connections in the Lloyd’s and international insurance markets.”

Marc van der Veer, CEO European Ventures, Nexus Group

“PGD Strategy’s strategic insights and extensive networks enabled us to develop new partnerships and distribution capabilities.”

Rob Isaacs, CEO, Union Income Benefit Holdings Ltd

“PGD Strategy provided excellent value for money in helping us promote and negotiate the sale of our business.”

Nigel Hucknall, formerly CEO & principal shareholder, Brooks Braithwaite (Sussex) Ltd

“Peter Droussiotis understands 'people’, he quickly identifies their needs and brings benefit to all, that's Peter.”

Robby Sukhdeo BEM, Founder and Owner, Pavilion Sports and Cafe

“Peter Droussiotis’s analytical and disciplined approach to corporate finance has been a hallmark of PGD Strategy’s success.”

Mark Hvidsten, Vice-Chairman, Willis Re Inc.


Our Chairman and CEO, Peter Droussiotis, has served as an Independent Non-Executive Director on the board of Sequel Business Solutions Limited, the City-based, award-winning insurance and reinsurance business solutions and software specialist provider from July 2013 to June 2017.

Sequel was acquired by HgCapital private equity house in July 2014 and was ranked as one of the top 25 technology companies in the UK based on financial performance and long-term potential (megabuyte50). The company was sold to US analytics group Verisk Verisk's Insurance Solutions | Verisk Analytics for a price of £250m in the summer of 2017. 

During this engagement, Peter focused on a range of corporate development activities, working closely with Sequel’s senior management team, including the provision of advice and guidance in relation to Sequel’s organisational penetration and positioning in the London and international insurance and reinsurance markets, client relationship management, corporate development and strategic consultancy services.

Sequel is highly regarded in the market as a premier insurance/reinsurance sector business improvement and software specialist, with a strong client base, deep industry knowledge, strategic understanding and expertise and a thoroughly professional, client focused approach to the delivery of results.

Sequel delivers a range of powerful software solutions to some of the world’s leading insurance organisations. Eclipse Broking, Eclipse Underwriting, Sequel Impact and Sequel Claims are proven, innovative and responsive solutions which are driving operating efficiencies, business flexibility and data governance in world class (re) insurance carriers and intermediaries. You can find out more about these solutions on the company’s website at

The company’s unique, standalone product, Sequel Impact, is of direct relevance to market participants’ exposure and risk management capabilities and allows underwriters, brokers, actuaries and other risk management stakeholders the ability to quickly and easily quantify and visualise risk exposure for any class of business in the office and on the move.



PGD Strategy is an independent corporate finance advisory and strategy consulting firm based in London, England.

PGD Strategy is authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority.


PGD Strategy Limited
124 City Road
London, EC1V 2NX
United Kingdom
T:  + 44 (0) 20 8826 0295
Contact: Peter Droussiotis
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