Friends Life announces protection SMT

Friends Life has revealed the make-up of its new senior management team for protection.

The new, single protection proposition is to be unveiled under the Friends Life brand later on in 2011.

The new senior team is made up of:

Jamie McIver – Sales Director for Individual Protection.
Jamie is responsible for all aspects of sales activity across the individual protection business.
Iain Mallon – Head of Individual Protection Strategy and New Proposition Implementation.
Iain is responsible for development of strategy and implementation of new deals.
Steve Casey – Head of Marketing and Proposition Development.
Mike Taylor – Chief Underwriter.

Steve Payne, managing director, protection, said: “We have a significant advantage in the expertise and experience we can call upon from within the three businesses which now make up Friends Life. This places us in a strong position as we build our new protection proposition and I am confident that we will build a market-leading position in the protection market.”””