Scottish Life has appointed Mark Polson in the new position of head of corporate business.
Polson joins the pensions arm of Royal London with immediate effect, and will see him taking on responsibility for corporate pensions.
Scottish Life says the appointment reflects its strategy to grow and develop this area through the UK independent intermediary market.
Polson will report to group product development director Ewan Smith and will together set the agenda for new and existing products as well as providing supporting literature and other tools for advisers.
He was previously group pensions markeing manager and has been at Scottish Life for over three years, joining from Scottish Widows and Virgin Money.
Smith says: “The corporate pensions market continues to be a huge growth area for Scottish Life and the creation of this new position is not only testament to the businesss commitment to it but also a reflection of Marks ability and knowledge of the sector.”