PGD Strategy

Specialist Corporate Finance and Strategy Consultants

“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.

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

Rob Isaacs, CEO, Union Income Benefit Holdings 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

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

Mark Hvidsten, Vice-Chairman, Willis Re Inc.

“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 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 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 Team

PGD Strategy directors possess an outstanding skills set and a wealth of experience and have an in-depth knowledge of the financial services, insurance and reinsurance sectors in which we specialise.


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Simon Pitsillides: Corporate Social Responsibility Advisor

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Simon Pitsillides is an accredited corporate social responsibility advisor to PGD Strategy’s board of directors.

Simon’s breadth of knowledge and experience span both traditional marketing and advertising with old media as well as new media tools and solutions. He has previously worked with Procter & Gamble in relation to their advertising campaigns and has more recently advised on an innovative, interactive and data-based lead generation platform for Deloitte which was the result of Simon’s combined knowledge in digital marketing, user experience design, advertising, design and technology.

Since 2008 Simon has undertaken the preparation and communication of CSR reports for major corporations based on the Global Reporting Initiative Framework. CSR has assumed increasing strategic importance for companies keen to build and maintain stakeholder trust and is gradually becoming a mandatory requirement for all companies globally. Large companies and organizations within the EU are required to issue CSR reports.

In addition to the above, Simon’s portfolio of blue chip clients has included: Action Global Communications, the Central Bank of Cyprus, Energean Oil and Gas, ENPI (European Commission communication office), European Delegation in Georgia (projects: Let's Meet Europe, ENPARD), EU Partnership for Peace Programme, National Bank of Greece, Tetrapak, UK-Cyprus Enterprise Council and Viohalco.

Since 2001, Simon has also run his own media and communications consultancy, FRBH Consultants Ltd. Simon has an MBA in Marketing from the Oxford Brookes University (2001), is a Chartered Marketer and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing in the United Kingdom.



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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