The Ardonagh Group announces Board changes

13 June 2019

The Ardonagh Group announces Board changes

The Ardonagh Group (“the Group”) today announces that following the appointments of Independent Non-Executive Directors to each of the Group’s segment boards, the composition of the Group Board (“the Board”) has been changed, with effect from 11 June 2019. 

The Board will comprise of the following:  

John Tiner (Chairman) 

Clive Bouch 

Pat Butler 

Scot French 

Vahe Dombalagian 

David Ross 

Diane Cougill    


The Board also approved the following appointments:

Aurelio Cusaro as alternate director to Scot French 

Matt Raino as alternate director to Vahe Dombalagian 

Appointment of Scot French to the Group Audit and Group Risk Committees


The Board expresses their thanks to the following who have stepped down from the Board: 

Christine Dandridge 

Feilim Mackle 

Matt Raino 

Aurelio Cusaro 

Matthieu Boulanger

Feilim Mackle will continue to chair the Segment Boards for the Retail, Insurance Broking, Schemes & Programmes and Paymentshield segments.

Notes to Editors


The Ardonagh Group is the UK’s largest independent insurance broker with global reach. We are a network of over 100 office locations and a workforce of nearly 7,000 people. Formed in 2017 and following a series of acquisitions in 2018, Ardonagh today brings together best-in-class brands including Autonet, Bishopsgate, Carole Nash, Geo Underwriting, Price Forbes, Swinton, Towergate and URIS. Our understanding of the communities we serve, together with our scale and breadth, allows us to work with our insurer partners to deliver solutions that meet our customer needs.

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