16 February 2023Analysis

MAXIS GBN selects new chief legal officer

MAXIS Global Benefits Network (MAXIS GBN) has announced that Lorraine Fernandes will become chief legal officer, effective 1 April 2023, subject to regulatory checks.

Fernandes will sit on the MAXIS GBN Executive Committee (ExCom).

According to the company Fernandes is an accomplished lawyer and has vast experience working in the re/insurance market. She obtained a first-class bachelor's degree in Law from the University of Kent, before completing her LPC at Cardiff University and is a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. Fernandes started her career at Ince & Co LLP in 2005, where she spent 12 years in private practice before joining MAXIS GBN in 2018 and becoming director of legal in 2019.

“I’m delighted to be taking on this new role and to be joining the ExCom at MAXIS,” Fernandes said. “This is a great opportunity for me to build on the strong relationships I have with my colleagues, our network partners and our multinational clients around the world. I’m looking forward to helping MAXIS continue to go from strength to strength.”

Federico Morosi, Chief Technical & Financial Officer, MAXIS GBN, said: “The Legal team, under Lorraine’s leadership, plays a significant role in the smooth running of MAXIS’ business, so it’s great to have her join our ExCom. I would like to thank Lorraine for all her for all her work as Director of Legal – I’m confident that she will be an asset to our ExCom.”