Zurich's former head of private clients Mr Matthew Schofield is the latest addition to UK General Insurance's senior management team.
Mr Schofield was with Zurich for two decades, serving as business manager (construction division) from 1998 to 2006; corporate construction manager from 2007 to 2010; and head of private clients from 2010 up to this year.
UK General’s new chief commercial officer began his career in sales with Eagle Star in 1988. An ACII, Mr Schofield also works for the Princes Trust as a coach and mentor while completing his FCII.
He will report to UK General Chief Executive Ms Karen Beales.