Life and pensions service provider iPipeline has appointed Stephanie Hydon as national account manager.
Hydon will be responsible for managing iPipeline’s key distribution and technology partnerships, working closely with these accounts to support achievement of their protection business growth targets.
Ian Teague, managing director at iPipeline, said: “With iPipeline’s growing account base and the success achieved to date with our new adviser solutions, Stephanie’s knowledge and experience within the financial services marketplace will support our goal to transform the industry with the use of innovative technology solutions to help grow protection business.”
Hydon added: “Technology within the protection industry is gaining considerable attention, offering innovative solutions to the challenges posed by the protection gap within the UK.
“There is a growing a trend within the intermediated market for multi-benefit sales with an increased focus on efficiency and delivering a better experience for the end client.
“iPipeline’s innovative suite of software products are designed specifically to cater for this demand. I’m thrilled to be joining iPipeline at this exciting time.”
Hydon joins iPipeline after a successful career at Synaptic Software.