Hyperion Insurance Group, has promoted Rebecca Scott to the position of group chief operating officer (COO), effective 1 March 2019.
Scott previously held the COO position at Howden Broking Group, parent firm to Hyperion Insurance Group. Scott will report to CEO of Hyperion, David Howden, and has also joined the Group Executive Committee as part of the promotion.
Prior to her COO roles she has also held the positions of internal audit head and chief risk officer (CRO) within Hyperion. Before that, she was CRO at Lloyd’s managing agency and a partner at Chartered accountancy firm Mazars.
Howden commented: “Since Rebecca joined us in 2014, she has led a number of key strategic projects including, most recently, the highly successful and transformational London office move which has seen us take on our new headquarters at One Creechurch Place. She brings important additional strength to the GEC and is extremely well placed to support Hyperion in our next phase of growth as we embrace the changes needed to ensure we earn the right to remain independent while retaining our culture.”