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Huw Evans, Director General, ABI

Huw Evans became Director General of the ABI in February 2015, having joined the ABI in November 2008 as Operations Director.

Huw represents the UK’s world-leading insurance & long-term savings industry to ministers, parliamentarians, regulators and senior stakeholders. He has a strong personal interest in the Diversity & Inclusion agenda and is a ‘He for She’ mentor and supporter of the Women in Finance initiative. 

Huw served as a special advisor to the Prime Minister, Tony Blair and the Home Secretary, David Blunkett between 2001-2006, before working for RBS as a senior manager in its Group Strategy function between 2006-8. He previously worked in politics and journalism having studied History at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford.

Huw is the Senior Independent Director (SID) on the board of Flood Reand is a non-executive director of TheCityUK. He also sits on the Executive Committee of Insurance Europe. He can be found on Twitter at @huwevans71.