Chesnara elects Jane Dale as director
Ms. Dale joined the Chesnara plc Nomination & Governance Committee and the Audit & Risk Committee. She will also be joining the Board of Countrywide Assured plc as a Non-Executive director.
Ms. Jane has over 30 years' extensive financial and operational experience in the financial and insurance sector. She has previously held senior finance and managing director roles at AIG Life Limited, Aviva Group, and Legal & General Group plc.
Ms. Dale has also held the position of independent non-executive director of British Gas Services Limited since 2009 and is currently the Chairman of BHSF Group Ltd.
In addition Eithne McManus will be appointed as non-executive director to the Countrywide Assured plc Board with effect from May 19, 2016.
Ms. McManus is a non-executive director of UIA (Insurance) Ltd and a director of Alban Actuarial Solutions. She was previously a director of Countrywide Assured plc and the City of Westminster Assurance Company Limited both of which are part of the Chesnara Group.
Joining Ms. McManus on the Board, as Finance Director of Countrywide Assured plc, is Andrew Richards.
Mr. Richards is experienced in the life insurance sector and has strong financial and regulatory reporting knowledge. He has been Group Financial Controller at Chesnara since early 2013 and previously worked for Deloitte LLP for over ten years.