Isabel Hudson

Senior independent non-executive director

Appointment date:

01 August 2016



Member of:

  • Board risk committee
  • Remuneration committee
  • Nomination and governance committee

About Isabel

Isabel has significant experience in general insurance, both as an executive and non-executive director, along with a wealth of relevant board experience having served as committee member and committee Chairman of a number of listed companies including Standard Life plc and QBE Insurance Group Ltd, as well as The Pension Regulator.

Her previous roles include Executive Director of Prudential’s UK business and Chairman of Prudential International Assurance between 2002 and 2006, Chief Executive of specialised pension buyout firm Synesis Life, Chief Financial Officer of Eureko and International Development Director for GE Insurance Holdings Limited.

External appointments: Chairman of National House Building Council and Non-Executive Director of BT plc.

Board Contribution: Isabel brings wide ranging commercial, corporate finance and business development experience to the Board from the UK and internationally, especially Europe, focused on the insurance sector, spanning life and general insurance as well as pensions.

Isabel’s previous experience chairing a remuneration committee contributes and adds value to the Group Remuneration Committee.