Healthcare and protection insurer The Exeter has hired Steve Bryan as director of distribution and marketing from Legal & General.
At L&G Bryan was director, intermediary, where he headed up intermediary distribution in the protection and general insurance markets.
Andy Chapman, chief executive of The Exeter, said: “I’m delighted to appoint Steve to this pivotal position.
“He has proven in his career to date that he has the experience, ability and personality to drive an organisation forward.
“Steve will play a crucial role in delivering the ambitious plans we have at The Exeter.”
In his new role Bryan will take a place on the full and executive boards and be responsible for sales, marketing and product development teams.
Bryan said: “I’m delighted to be joining such a well-respected and dynamic insurer.
“With the team Andy has in place, I’m confident that we will be able to deliver the innovation the healthcare and protection markets need from specialist insurers.”