Motor insurtech Abacai launches with backing from Complete Cover owner Sun Capital and sees Wilson take charge as CEO alongside a leadership team including two executives from CCG.
Aviva’s Dave Carey discusses pandemic-related challenges for SMEs and what brokers and insurers can do to help.
The provider is offering a job swap or placement to participants in the programme.
Tiernan will take up the newly created role of chief of markets.
The provider says it will retain presence in all cities and towns where it currently has offices and notes the move will not result in any redundancies.
Overall premiums remain flat after the provider continues to shrink its personal lines business, as Aviva also revises its expected impact from Covid-19 related claims to around £100m.
Research from Aviva shows over half of brokers are expecting economic decline as a result of coronavirus restrictions.
Adam Beckett joins the insurer in the New Year after 20 years with Aviva.
Insurer apologises over 2018 announcement with the potential to mislead the market in a “serious but not intentional” breach.
Industry experts say Blanc's focus on core markets is good for brokers, as they note she is yet to make any big UK changes at the provider.
One hundred days into her role as group CEO at Aviva, what can we glean from Amanda Blanc's initial actions asks Insurance Age content director Jonathan Swift.
The five-year distribution deal builds on an existing relationship where Aviva underwrites motor policies for Prestige.
Andy Pomfret will succeed Patrick Snowball, who is stepping down on 1 September.
The provider also saw a 400% increase in webinar attendance as brokers grappled with challenges arising from the pandemic.
Following Broker Extra in July, Insurance Age caught up with one of the speakers, Aviva chief distribution officer Phil Bayles, to discuss some of the key topics that came out of the event
UK COR hit 106.3% for the first half of 2020 as GI CEO Colm Holmes points to a strong underlying performance despite the business remaining in cost-cutting mode.
The CEO said that as part of this there may be some market withdrawals and “difficult” decisions as she reaffirms Aviva’s commitment to brokers as UK COR soars amid Covid-19.
The SME specialist says existing customers remain covered as it confirms it closed on 17 July.
Insurers have been accused of filibustering in relation to business interruption as firms suffer “devastating losses” following coronavirus lockdown.
Broker Extra 2020: Every effort is being made to ensure the UK economy fires up again, but how will brokers be operating and can they find better ways to function? Aviva's Phil Bayles, Ian Donaldson of Atlanta Group and Sara Fardon, of Willis Towers…
John Quinlan, who has been on leave for almost eight months, is looking to sue Aviva, writes The Irish Times.
Experts predict she will focus on expanding the business rather than carving bits off, while one broker warns "heads will roll" on the provider's top team.
It is early days yet, but new CEO Amanda Blanc is certainly talking the talk when it comes to turning around Aviva. Insurance Age content director Jonathan Swift outlines where the battle could be won when it comes to her being considered a success or…
The newly appointed leader wants to direct change at pace at the insurer and does not rule anything out.