22 August 2014News

Amlin hire former Aspen exec

Amlin has announced the appointment of Oliver Peterken as an independent non-executive director, which will take effect on September 1st, 2014.

Peterken will also be joining the risk & solvency, nomination and audit committees.

He is a deputy chairman and chairman of the finance and audit committee of the Willow Foundation, as well as a former non-executive director of Torus Insurance and the former group chief risk officer of Aspen.

Previously, Peterken was regional director of Willis Re, where he had a global remit spanning the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Australia, and held a number of senior management positions during his ten years at the company.

Richard Davey, chairman of Amlin, says: “Oliver brings over 20 years of risk, insurance and reinsurance expertise to the board and we welcome his input in this fast evolving market and look forward to his contribution to our business.”