Hiscox appoints Bob Thaker as UK CEO

Bob Thaker, UK CEO at Hiscox

Hiscox has appointed Bob Thaker at its new chief executive officer for the UK.

Thaker will take up the role in March 2019, subject to regulatory approval.

He joined the insurer in 2010 as head of strategy and has since held a number of senior roles, including group chief risk officer and two years as head of claims for UK and Europe.

He relocated to Asia in 2014 to become chief operating officer of DirectAsia after Hiscox bought the direct-to-consumer personal lines insurance business.


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