Colm Holmes

Global CEO, General Insurance, Aviva

Colm Holmes qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Grant Thornton in 1991 before joining JP Morgan. Became MD for Structured Finance Services EAME.

I moved to NY in 2004 as Chief Restructuring Officer for Zurich's Centrally Managed Business division. In 2011 I was appointed to the role of Group Treasurer and Head of Capital Management and relocated to Switzerland. 

In 2014, Colm joined Aviva as CFO UKGI and then Aviva Canada CEO in 2018.

Appointed Aviva CEO Global General Insurance in 2019.

Married to Deirdre and lives in Dublin with 3 daughters.