Businessman with insurance icons in his hands

13 January, 2021

Direct Line Group CFO Tim Harris takes leave of absence

Direct Line Insurance Group’s chief financial officer, Tim Harris, is to take a leave of absence while a family member undergoes medical treatment. Harris
Yellow umbrella in a crowd of black umbrellas

20 November, 2020

D&O litigation on the rise amid host of emerging risks

As bankruptcies mount brought on by the current crisis, so the risk of litigation against directors and officers (D&O) climbs. But it is not just the pandemic bringing potential problems to the do...
Amanda Blanc, Aviva CEO

21 September, 2020

Profile: Amanda Blanc, CEO of Aviva, brings a policy of change

The newly appointed boss of Aviva this week backed herself to make a success of leading the insurance giant by investing £1m of her cash in the company’s shares. A clear signal to the market that t...
globe, world, magnifying glass

28 March, 2019

Taking control of cyber risk

When Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced the press after hackers stole data from up to 50 million social networking accounts last September, he said “we need to do more to prevent this f...
City of London, financial, banking

14 February, 2019

A new culture of compliance in a complex environment

Both banking and insurance sectors have experienced a stream of new regulations over the past decade. Much of it stems from the global financial crisis and centres on capital stability in the shape of...
Katharina Latif, Allianz

2 March, 2018

Core strengths: Katharina Latif, Allianz

A team of “crazy experts” preoccupied with what was once deemed an “ivory tower topic,” the climate and sustainability unit at German insurance giant All...
The Exeter

9 November, 2016

The Exeter appoints new NED

Michael Dawson

3 November, 2016

Dawson joins Lancashire as NED

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30 October, 2015

Executives unprotected by traditional insurance

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Supply chain

18 October, 2015

Organisational resilience

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