Royal London has poached RSA group risk director Jon Macdonald.
Macdonald joined the life company’s board as group risk director in December having been appointed to the newly-created role in November.
Royal London made no announcement at the time of Macdonald’s appointment.
He has previously held a number of senior risk roles at Prudential, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Aviva.
Royal London head of regulatory risk and compliance James McCourt will report directly to Macdonald.
A Royal London spokesman says: “Jon was appointed towards the end of last year. He has an impressive career history having held a number of senior roles and is a fellow of the institute of actuaries.”