Articles - Aviva appoints Glyn Barker as non-executive director


 Aviva plc (“Aviva”) has appointed Glyn Barker as an independent non-executive director with effect from 27 February 2012.

 Mr Barker was most recently Vice Chairman, UK of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and was responsible for leading the PwC Executive team for the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India (EMEAI) region, following a long and successful career with the firm. He is currently a non-executive director of The Berkeley Group Holdings plc and a trustee of English National Opera.

 During his career as a partner at PwC, Mr Barker advised the boards of several FTSE100 companies on a wide variety of corporate and financial issues. As well as serving as PwC’s UK Vice Chairman, he was formerly PwC’s UK Managing Partner, UK Head of Assurance and a member of its UK management board. He also built PwC’s private equity focused Transactions business.

 Lord Sharman of Redlynch, chairman of Aviva, said: “Glyn Barker is a very welcome addition to the Aviva board. His experience, both as a professional advisor to major companies and a senior member of PwC’s management team, will stand him in great stead for his non-executive role at Aviva. This, combined with his wealth of audit and regulatory knowledge, will further strengthen the Aviva board.”

 John McFarlane, chairman designate of Aviva, said: “I am glad that Glyn, as a senior finance and audit professional, is joining our board. I have already been impressed by his diligence and preparation prior to joining, and this augurs well for his future contribution to the board and ultimately to the success of Aviva.”

Back to Index


Similar News to this Story

How to get the most out of your insurance consultant
More than half of UK life insurance companies (59%) will spend more on actuarial consultants in the next year. This is one of the key findings of our
Video of what a cyber attack looks like in the real world
Hackers and their scams live behind keyboards. Invisible and faceless. Hiscox show how it would look ff cyber crime happened in the physical world, th
Make your New Years resolution to be Scam Smart in 2019
Two years on from the government’s announcement that it intended to ban pensions cold-calling in order to end the appropriation of millions of pounds

Site Search

Exact   Any  

Latest Actuarial Jobs

Actuarial Login

Email
Password
 Jobseeker    Client
Reminder Logon

APA Sponsors

Actuarial Jobs & News Feeds

Jobs RSS News RSS

WikiActuary

Be the first to contribute to our definitive actuarial reference forum. Built by actuaries for actuaries.