Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK) has appointed Valerie Gordon-Walker as an independent non-executive director to the TMK Syndicates (TMKS) board.
Gordon-Walker is a former managing director, executive committee member and group head of people within a wide range of industries.
She also has significant regulatory experience having acted as a senior advisor to the Prudential Regulation Authority at the Bank of England and the Financial Conduct Authority.
Gordon-Walker currently serves on two boards as a non-executive director and chair of nominations and remuneration committees. She joins the TMKS board in September.
Andrew Torrance, chair of the TMKS Board, said: “We are delighted to welcome Valerie to the board during this transformational time for TMK and the industry. Her broad industry experience, passion for positive cultural change and extensive regulatory experience bring an important and valuable new perspective to the board.”
Gordon-Walker added: “I am proud to be joining the TMK Syndicates board at this time of transformation and feel privileged to continue to enjoy a mix of both private and public sector work.
“In my experience, organisational performance is better informed by seeing how other fast-moving sectors have successfully adapted to business challenges. I look forward to constructively contributing to the board’s agenda.”