Aviva declares first quarter financial results

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It has been a strong start to 2020 for insurance giant Aviva – albeit with more than a cautionary word or two about what may be around the corner amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The company today revealed that its general insurance net written premium had risen to £2.4 billion (around SG$4.14 billion) – up from £2.3 billion (around SG$3.96 billion) in the same period a year earlier. This included a climb on its home turf of the UK of 1% year-on-year to £1.0 billion (around SG$1.72 billion); while net written premiums in Canada were up 8% to stand at £0.6

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Aviva announces new chairman | Insurance Business

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Aviva plc has today announced the appointment of George Culmer to the position of non-executive chairman. This placement, which will come into effect from May 27, following the Aviva AGM, will see Culmer succeed Sir Adrian Montague, who will retire from the board on May 31.

Culmer first joined Aviva as a non-executive director in September 2019 and has served as Aviva’s senior independent non-executive director since January 2020. He is also a non-executive director of Rolls Royce Holdings Plc. Culmer has held a variety of leadership positions in insurance and broader financial services roles including previously serving as the

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