Mr Ezekiel was educated at Sherwood College, Nainital, India and undertook his articles of clerkship in London. He was admitted as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales in 1971 and was admitted to fellowship in 1978.
In 1972/73 he attended the graduate Graduate Business Centre of the City University, London and received his Master of Science degree in Business Administration majoring in Investment Analysis.
Before establishing international advisory services Ltd (IAS) in April 1981, Mr. Ezekiel was a partner with one of the leading accounting practices in Bermuda – Moore, Stephens and Butterfield (the Bermuda arm of KPMG Peat Marwick). While at KPMG he was responsible, along with one other partner, for the firms rapidly expanding insurance auditing department and was responsible for much of the staff training in this area.
ISA grew to be the largest independent Management Company in the Bermuda insurance sector and in. September of 2009 ISA was acquired by Marsh McLennan at which time IAS has some 160 clients and 95 staff. Mr. Ezekiel assumed the position of Chairman and Managing Director of the combined entity. Marsh IAS until his retirement from Marsh at the end of 2015.
Mr. Ezekiel has also served as Chairman of ABIC (association of Bermuda International Companies) for a period of 13 years and has played a key role in the international Business sector in the Bermuda over that period. In 2005 Mr. Ezekiel was named as ‘Insurance Person of the Year’ by the Bermuda Insurance Institute (BII) and 5 years later was presented with the BII’s ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’.
Mr. Ezekiel is currently President of Valor Group Ltd, which operates in the high net worth Life Insurance sector. Valor is headquartered in Bermuda and has subsidiaries in Europe, Bermuda and Barbados.
Mt Ezekiel has two children, Daniel and Rebecca and lists Football (Chelsea), Golf and Bridge and his major hobbies.All Articles >