Global Aerospace has announced the appointment of Rachel Barrie as the newest group CEO effective 1 January 2022, succeeding Nick Brown who will step down and retire.
Since 2007, Barrie has served in a variety of roles at the company and most recently served as group chief underwriting officer.
She brings over 18 years’ experience in aviation insurance to her new role.
She said: “I want to thank Nick for his eminent leadership and also the Board for its confidence in me as I step into this role.
“I am honoured and enthusiastic to have the opportunity to work with our talented team around the world and to serve our stakeholders to the highest level.”
John Wilkinson, chairman of the board, added: “Rachel is the right choice to lead global through its next phase of continued growth and drive the future strategy for the company.
“Her deep market knowledge and expertise give the Board full confidence that she will continue to provide dynamic leadership for our customers, employees, pool members, and shareholders.”