Independent specialist insurer and reinsurer Apollo Group Holdings has appointed Sian Hill as independent non-executive director of Apollo’s managing agency board.
Hill is a chartered accountant with extensive experience of the banking and insurance sectors. She has spent the majority of her career at KPMG, becoming a tax partner in 1996, specialising in the financial services sector.
According to Apollo in recent years Hill has focused on the insurance market, working with a wide range of international insurance and reinsurance groups, intermediaries and Lloyd’s market participants. Hill is also a non-executive director of Yealand Fund Services, Suffolk Building Society and Cordiant Digital Infrastructure, and a trustee of Place2Be, a leading UK children’s mental health charity.
David Ibeson, Apollo Group chief executive, said: “Sian brings a wealth of experience to our managing agency board and we very much look forward to her joining our team. Her knowledge and external perspective on the insurance market will be very valuable as Apollo continues to grow and focus on delivering our plan. We are delighted to continue attracting excellent talent to the Apollo team.”