She joins from Royal London’s intermediary division where she was also chief executive. During her time their Langton created and implemented strategy for its protection business and led the pensions business “through a period of significant success”.
Prior to that, she was group customer service director at Royal London and has also held senior roles within Scottish Life and Irish Life Assurance.
In her latest role, she will succeed Andy Chapman and will be joining The Exeter in April 2021.
Wallace Dobbin, chairman at The Exeter, said:“Isobel is a naturally inspirational and collaborative leader with deep knowledge and experience within our sector.
“We knew that we wanted someone who had experience of running a large business, but just as importantly was the right cultural fit. Isobel not only has a passion for delivering excellent customer service and is committed to the ideals of mutuality, but she is focused on developing high performing teams.”