Aviva plc (Aviva) has nowadays announced the appointment of Doug Brown as CEO of British isles & Eire Daily life Insurance policies. Brown, who is currently CEO of Canada Daily life in the British isles, will join Aviva’s Team Executive Committee, reporting to group CEO Amanda Blanc. He is predicted to sign up for Aviva in April 2021, matter to regulatory approval.
A push launch from Aviva cited Brown’s sizeable senior administration encounter in the daily life insurance plan sector and his a few many years of work in the business. He has led Canada Life’s Uk business enterprise for the past six yrs and, prior to this, he was main operating officer for Canada Life in the British isles.
Other roles Brown has held contain being main risk officer at Aviva Europe and regional president of AIG Everyday living, Uk & Eire. He will thrive Angela Darlington who will leave Aviva in April 2021, after a handover time period with Brown.
Commenting on the appointment, Blanc said: “Our goal is to be the UK’s major insurer, giving consumers with all their discounts, retirement and insurance policies demands, at each action of their life. Doug is a excellent appointment for Aviva and he will enjoy a important role as we transform Aviva’s general performance in the Uk.”
Blanc also compensated tribute to Darlington who has been with Aviva for pretty much two a long time and said the departing executive was a “relentless champion” of the group’s consumers and values who will leave with Aviva’s thanks and best wishes.
Meanwhile, Brown noted that Aviva is really perfectly put for achievement in the United kingdom due to its robust model and excellent associate and purchaser interactions. He stated he is psyched to be joining the corporation and to assist lengthen its management in the daily life insurance marketplace.