General Insurance CEO John Lyon
has today handed in his resignation after more than six years in the role, Insurance Business can reveal.
Separate sources say Brett Cowley, Manager - Broker Small Business Team at Lumley
is leaving to join Crombie Lockwood
comes just over two weeks after the merger deal with IAG
spokeswoman Denise Bailey confirmed Lyon’s departure.
She said: "We have a great deal of respect for John and support the personal decision he’s made to embrace opportunities that lie outside of IAG
"We also acknowledge and thank him for the support and professionalism he provided to IAG
during the acquisition of Lumley
Lyon previously worked for Vero
for 17 years, most recently as EGM, Insurance Services.
His official leaving date is 1st August 2014.
More details to come in Monday’s news