Royal London, a mutual life, pensions and investment company, appointed Philip Green as the chair of its Independent Governance Committee (IGC). 

His first responsibility in the role will be to appoint the other independent members of the committee and establish their pattern of work.

Philip is currently a non-executive director and deputy chairman of Wesleyan Assurance Society and chairman of its With-Profits Committee. Until 2013 he was responsible for the overall operations of the Life Insurance Market Research Associations (LIMRA) in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Phil began his financial services career in 1980 with Sun Life of Canada UK which he joined after a decade in the army serving with the Queen’s Own Hussars.