AUB Group has announced the appointment of Mike Emmett as its new chief executive (CEO)and managing director, effective from 11 March, 2019.
Outgoing CEO, Mark Searles, advised of his intention to step down with a view of developing a non-executive director career, in August, 2018.
Most recently, Emmett served as CEO of Cover-More, a previously listed company, with other previous roles including positions at QBE, EY, Accenture and IBM.
“Mike’s understanding of the full suite of insurance services aligns well with the group’s successful ‘total risk solutions’ strategy, as well as our intention to be the leading provider of risk management, advice and solutions to clients,” AUB Group’s chair, David Clarke, said.
“The board is confident his skills will enable the group to maintain strategic momentum, and will help orient the group to the future needs of clients while continuing to deliver shareholder outcomes.”