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New Board appointments at the ABI

The ABI has announced four new Board appointments:

  • Anthony Baldwin, Chief Executive Officer and Board Director, AIG Europe; Chief Executive Officer, AIG UK.
  • Antonio Lorenzo, Chief Executive, Scottish Widows and Group Director, Insurance, Lloyds Banking Group
  • Vibhu Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, UK General Insurance, Zurich, and UK Country Head
  • Julian Adams, Group Regulatory and Government Relations Director, Prudential

ABI Chairman, and Group CEO, AXA UK, Paul Evans, said:

"I’m delighted to welcome Anthony, Antonio, Vibhu and Julian to the Board. Their appointments will bring both a great deal of expertise and a set of fresh perspectives to the wide range of topics on which the ABI dedicates its focus."

Anthony BaldwinAnthony Baldwin said:

"It is vital that the insurance industry has a clear voice on the issues which matter to our sector and to our customers. I look forward to working on this with the ABI Board in what continues to be an environment of both change and opportunity."

Antonio Lorenzo, Scottish WidowsAntonio Lorenzo said:

"The insurance industry continues to go through an unprecedented level of change, with the overall objective of delivering better outcomes for customers. I am delighted to be joining the ABI Board, working closely with other members to ensure that we continuously improve for our customers."

Vibhu SharmaVibhu Sharma said:

"The ability to speak with a unified voice is hugely important in our industry. It will be gratifying to sit on the ABI Board allowing Zurich to discuss industry change with its peers - change that will ultimately benefit the end customer."

Julian AdamsJulian Adams said:

"I look forward to joining the ABI’s Board as it works with the Government and regulators to support customers and develop practical policies to promote sustainable growth."

Last updated 01/07/2016