Hamilton joins Zurich

Peter Hamilton has joined Zurich as protection management director.

Joining from Friends Provident where he was head of protection marketing, Hamilton is ultimately responsible for managing and developing Zurichs business protection proposition, developing the Underwriting and Claims philosophy and managing the existing protection portfolio.

Hamiltons appointment builds on an already strong protection team, which includes protection development manager Gerry Warner and Phil Brown, director of underwriting and claims.

Chris Gillies, managing director of Zurich Intermediary Group, says: Were delighted that Hamilton has chosen to come to work for Zurich. He has an excellent track record and will undoubtedly bring the necessary skills and expertise to take Zurich forward as a major player in the Protection arena.