Yorlshire based value added service provider, Valeos, has expanded its management team with the appointment of Marian Hawthorn.
Started last year by David Ross, the specialist consultancy in providing added value services and products to companies in the insurance sector, has appointed Ms Hawthorn as a director .
Marian has over 30 years’ experience in the general insurance market specialising in operational development, particularly in the provision of niche added value products.
Her skills include corporate governance and risk management, regulatory compliance, capability and human resources, performance management, process management, customer service delivery, finance and IT infrastructure management.
Managing director David Ross said that the appointment would provide additional expertise to the consultancy as it looks to continue expansion in to 2015.
He said: “The addition of Marian to our board provides us with significant expertise in the fields of compliance, finance and insurance operations.
“Marian’s appointment underlines our ambition to become the most significant player in our chosen market and she will play an integral role in helping us to achieve that aim.
“We are delighted that she is joining us at such an exciting stage of our journey.”
Marian said: “Valeos has a clear vision and set of values which underpin ambitious, but entirely achievable, plans for growth in the niche added value product market. I am delighted to be appointed as a Director of Valeos Ltd.
“I am very much looking forward to developing an infrastructure which will allow the business to realise its goals, and operational expertise to provide dynamic business solutions for our clients.”