Edwards has vast industry experience and previous roles include managing director of Bright Grey and Scottish Provident. His appointment brings the Protection Review team up to six people, which also includes Kevin Carr, Jo Miller and Frances Delhoy and there will be no changes to these existing roles.
Protection Review CEO Kevin Carr said: “Roger brings a wealth of experience, ideas and energy. He has played a pivotal role in the shaping of the UK protection insurance industry over the last 20 years and we are delighted to welcome him on board.”
Edwards added: “I’m delighted to be joining the Protection Review team. These are exciting times for the protection insurance market with several new providers coming into the sector alongside a growing focus on digital technology and how it can improve the customer experience. I’m looking forward to working with the team to help grow the UK market.”
Roger Edwards will begin working with Protection Review on January 1st 2016.