Hiscox insurers has announced the appointment of Yana O’Sullivan as head of investor relations for the company.
O’Sullivan brings with her over 15 years experience spanning global financial services including insurance, banking, investment management and telecoms across the UK, EMEA, US and Asia.
She started her IR career at Standard Chartered Bank at the outset of the global financial crisis.
She also led the investor relations team at Friends Life Group, the FTSE 100 UK life insurer which is now a part of Aviva; and served as head of IR and strategy director at Lombard International Assurance, a global wealth structuring solutions provider.
O’Sullivan obtained a PhD from Exeter University and an Executive MBA from London Business School.
Aki Hussain, Hiscox Group CFO, said: “Yana brings significant experience in investor relations and the capital markets to Hiscox, having worked across a range of international markets, with extensive experience in financial services.
“Her diverse background and perspective will be a great asset to the management team, helping us to tell the Hiscox story and engage effectively with our shareholders and the financial markets globally.”