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The future of skills in the London Market

The future of skills in the London Market

Does the London Market have the skills to succeed in the future?

Tim Payne

Partner, Financial Services

KPMG in the UK


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The London Market is changing profoundly, driven by a series of disruptive forces. These include the demand for new products and broader solutions to clients’ emerging risks, the need for more agile operating models, and significant technological disruption.

These forces are producing new areas of opportunity, which are driving market players to fundamentally redefine their businesses, develop or acquire new skills and undergo significant cultural transformation.

The research in this report identified 5 key themes relating to the skills that will be required in the London Market of the future:

  • Data, analytics and technology skills 
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Risk partnering
  • Collaboration and communication 
  • Change leadership

Download the full report here.

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