Skandia has appointed Ian Jefferies as head of protection for Skandia UK.
Jefferies will be tasked will developing Skandia’s protection position, which operates in the high net-worth space, specialising in guaranteed whole of life cover and rolling term.
He was previously head of sales and marketing at Ageas Protect and prior to that he led the protection and investment marketing teams at Friends Provident.
Skandia UK sales director of corporate partners Steve Powell says: “It is fantastic news that Ian has decided to join us. Ian will work closely with UK Sales and the Corporate Partners team. With his wealth of experience he will be a real asset to the team, and we are looking forward to driving our protection business forwards.”