Friends Life international MD to leave

Friends Life managing director international Rocco Sepe is leaving the firm later this year.

He will continue to head up Friends Life’s Friend Provident International, fpb AG and Lombard until his departure.

Friends Life chief executive Andy Briggs says: “Rocco has made a considerable contribution to the company during the 20 years he has worked here.

Sepe says: “I need a new challenge and now is the right time to hand over the reins. I would like to thank my team for the contribution they have made to help make the international business what it is today.”