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ABI announces Maurice Tulloch as Chairman of the General Insurance Council Management Committee

The ABI has confirmed the appointment of Maurice Tulloch as the new chairman of its General Insurance Council Management Committee (GIC).

Maurice Tulloch is Aviva’s Chairman, Global General Insurance and Chief Executive Officer, UK & Ireland General Insurance. He joined the GIC in 2013, and since then he has played a leading role in the ABI’s response to important industry issues. In addition Maurice will join the ABI Board in the capacity of his new role.

Huw Evans, ABI Director of Policy and Deputy Director General, said:

"I am very pleased that Maurice Tulloch has agreed to take on this important role. The ABI’s GIC has a vital role to play as an industry leadership forum to engage proactively with the big public policy and regulatory issues we face. Maurice’s insight and perspective will be very important as we address important  issues ranging from flood insurance, to compensation reform.”

Maurice Tulloch, said:

"It is an honour to be asked to become the chairman of the GIC at this vital time for the general insurance industry. We face major challenges, from making insurance less complex for our customers, to demonstrating our value to governments and working with regulators to ensure we are operating effectively. There is a real opportunity for the ABI to set the future shape of our industry; I am confident that the GIC will continue to play a leading role in these important debates and take the right decisions for our industry and its customers."

"On behalf of the GIC, I would like to thank Paul Evans for his considerable personal dedication in his time as the GIC chairman and I wish him every success with his appointment as ABI Chairman."

The ABI has also announced the appointment of a new Chairman of its Long Term Savings and Life Insurance Committee.

Last updated 01/07/2016