A multinational professional services network, Ernst & Young (EY) has appointed David Rochester as Director of its General Insurance Sustainable Finance team.
Rochester brings more than 29 years of general insurance industry experience to his new role at EY.
Previously, he served as Head of Underwriting and Chief GI Actuary at Lloyds Banking Group.
Rochester was also a member of the ABI Property Steering Group for over a decade and was instrumental in establishing the Flood Re program.
EY’s Sustainable Finance team is dedicated to helping clients create sustainable business value and accelerate their transition to a low-carbon future by integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into the decision making process. of decision.
Commenting on his appointment at EY, Rochester said: “I am delighted to join such a successful team at this critical time for sustainable finance, as companies seek to manage the challenges posed by climate change. EY demonstrates a strong investment in this area, and I’m thrilled to be a part of their growth story as they help customers navigate their path to net zero.
Rupert Taylor, Head of Sustainable Finance UK at EY, added: “We are delighted to welcome David to our growing sustainable finance practice. We are committed to helping our clients define the role they want to play in managing the transition to a more sustainable future, and we are expanding our capabilities with key recruits like David.
“David’s extensive experience will prove invaluable in helping us develop and deliver our range of services in the area of sustainable finance.”