Date: 13 May 2019

Angela Darlington has stepped down as Chair and member of the CRO Forum following her appointment as interim CEO of Aviva Group’s UK Insurance business, effective immediately.

Jan-Hendrik Erasmus, former Vice-Chair of the CRO Forum, was elected as Chair on 30 April 2019 and will serve the standard term of one year.

Jan-Hendrik is the Chief Risk Officer of NN Group and a Member of the Management Board, having joined NN Group in September 2016. Prior to that, he was a Partner in Oliver Wyman’s Financial Services business, and worked at Lucida plc and Prudential plc’s head office in London. He began his career developing investment products with Momentum Life in South Africa. Jan-Hendrik is a Fellow of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries and holds an Executive MBA from London Business School.

Commenting on his new role as Chair for 2019/20, Jan-Hendrik said: “The CRO Forum continues to play an important role in shaping industry best practice in a fast-changing risk and business landscape. It is an honour to take on the role as Chair of the CRO Forum as we continue to contribute to a resilient insurance industry heading into the 2020s and beyond.”

Frieder Knüpling will remain Vice-Chair of the CRO Forum. The newly vacated second Vice-Chair position will be filled in due course.

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CRO Forum Office

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