Former Aviva boss joins AIG Life as CEO

Former Aviva boss joins AIG Life as CEO

The former chief executive of Aviva’s Indonesian and Italian ventures has been appointed as the new chief executive at AIG Life Limited (UK).

Philip Willcock will be joining the company at its London office from March 1, 2019, subject to regulatory approval.

Mr Willcock previously spent more than 20 years with Aviva, most recently as chief executive and president of Aviva’s joint venture in Indonesia and chief executive of Aviva Italy.

He joins AIG Life from railway pension administrator RPMI where he was chief executive and responsible for the RailPen pension program for the past 11 months.

Mr Willcock succeeds Adam Winslow as chief executive at AIG Life, who is moving to the position of chief executive international at the AIG Life and Retirement division.

Mr Winslow said: "Philip’s credentials are incredibly strong, and he has an outstanding track record of achievement in insurance globally.

"He inherits a highly experienced and dedicated team, and I am confident AIG Life will continue to strengthen and grow under his leadership. I am delighted to welcome Philip to AIG Life."

Mr Willcock said: "I am thrilled to be offered the opportunity to lead AIG Life Limited. Over the last 10 years the business has demonstrated its ability to innovate and grow, and I look forward to being part of the team ensuring it remains at the forefront of the U.K. protection market."