Colm Holmes

Chief Executive Officer, Aviva GI UK

Colm was appointed as Chief Executive Officer, Aviva GI UK as from June 1st 2016 and since added a new role as CEO, Aviva Global Corporate & Specialty to his existing role.

Prior to joining Aviva, Colm had spent the previous 13 years with Zurich Insurance Group in the UK, New York and Switzerland offices holding roles which included CEO of their centrally managed business division and most recently as Group Treasurer and Head of Capital Management, where his responsibilities included management of the groups Economic Capital models, Capital Markets, and liquidity and regulatory capital management.  Prior to working with Zurich Colm had spent 9 years with JPMorgan where before leaving he was Head of Structured Finance Services for Europe.

He is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Business Degree from Trinity College Dublin. He is married with three daughters and in his spare time enjoys golf and rugby.