ABI announces new board appointment

The Association of British Insurers has announced that Jason Richards, Swiss Re CEO UK&I, is joining the board.

The ABI board is formed of senior leaders from across the insurance and long-term savings industry including the ABI’s president, Barry O’Dwyer.

He said: “We warmly welcome Jason to the ABI Board. His wealth of experience will be a great asset and we look forward to working with him as we take forward our strategic vision for the ABI at such a signficant time for our nation and industry.”

Richards said: “The ABI plays a vital role in championing our industry and driving change for the good of the sector, the economy and for customers. It’s an honour to be joining the ABI Board and to work with Barry O’Dwyer, Baroness Morgan and all the board members.”