CII boosts global team
Written by staff reporter
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has boosted its global team with the appointment of David Thompson as international director. Thompson will be based at the CII’s new Middle East and Africa (MEA) headquarters in Dubai but will also oversee operations from CII offices in Mumbai and Hong Kong.
Thompson has over 34 years’ experience working in sales and business development in the financial services sector, gained both in the UK and globally. He joins the CII from Friends Provident International. Before this he worked for Schroders, American Express and Legal & General.
CII CEO, Sian Fisher said: “We’re really pleased to appoint David to this new role of International Director. He comes with an impressive background in financial services and will be an asset to our expanding global team. With a growing appetite for qualified financial services experts across the world, David will play a crucial part in ensuring our international members receive access to the training and qualifications that they demand, as well as delivering the professional standards message to potential members globally.”