Lord Sharman gets Aviva confirmation

Lord Sharman, the former KPMG International chairman, has been appointed
chairman at Aviva, the life assurer.

The move had been widely trailed, and the confirmation came today in a stock
exchange announcement.

Lord Sharman was chairman of KPMG International before he retired in 1999.

He said: ‘[Aviva is] a company with drive, ambition and the highest standards
of professionalism. I am looking forward with much enthusiasm to contributing to
Aviva’s continued growth.’

Related reading