Neil has over 35 years’ experience in Financial Services, both in Retail Banking and, for the last 20 years, predominantly in Insurance.
He currently sits on the Board of three Insurance companies as an Independent Non-Executive Director - he is Chairman at DAS Holdings Ltd and chairs the Audit and Risk Committees at the other two.
Prior to establishing a Non-Executive portfolio, Neil worked at executive level, as Group Executive Director of Internal Audit & Enterprise Risk Management, for a FTSE 100 Insurer (RSA Group) and at one of the Big 4 Consulting Firms (EY).
In his 5 years at EY as a Consultant Partner in the Insurance Risk, Compliance and Internal Audit Teams, his experience included leading reviews of the Risk Management and Internal Audit functions at one of the largest global Re-Insurers based in mainland Europe, as well as undertaking a number of Section 166 Regulatory Reviews on behalf of the PRA and FCA. These s166 Reviews included the Risk Management and Internal Audit functions of a large UK Global Insurer and the Internal Audit functions of two of the largest Global Insurance Brokers.