Aviva appoints Stein as a non-executive director



LONDON (ShareCast) - British multinational insurance company Aviva (LSE: AV.L - news) has appointed Bob Stein as Non-Executive Director of the company, a statement issued by the company on Monday disclosed.

Stein is currently a Non-executive Director and Vice-Chair of the audit committee of Assurant (NYSE: AIZ - news) . He is also a member of the Society of Actuaries, the American Academy of Actuaries and is a Certified Public Accountant.

John McFarlane, Chairman of Aviva, said: "I am delighted that Bob is joining the Aviva board. His deep knowledge of accounting and actuarial practices, and the insurance and broader financial services sector, will be an asset to the Aviva group."

Aviva's share price was up 0.67% to 373p at 12:56 on Monday afternoon.