Chief Executive Officer, Aviva Group
Maurice joined Aviva in 1992 and was most recently Chief Executive Officer International Insurance and Chairman of Global General Insurance. He had responsibility for Aviva’s life insurance and general insurance operations in France, Canada, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Turkey and India; and to strengthen and increase focus on our international businesses. As Chairman of Global General Insurance Maurice was also responsible for leading Aviva's general insurance businesses.
Maurice joined the Board of Aviva plc as an Executive Director on 20 June 2017.
Previously Maurice was Chief Executive Officer of Aviva UK and Ireland General Insurance, the largest of Aviva's general insurance businesses. Prior to that he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Aviva Canada, with responsibility for the strategic direction and operation of Canada's second largest property and casualty insurer. Prior to that he was Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, Aviva Ontario and specialty distribution and has held several senior management positions in Aviva.
Experience and qualifications
Maurice is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA), and holds a MBA from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and a BA in Economics from the University of Waterloo.
Maurice is currently a member of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF) and a Non-Executive Director of Pool Re. Maurice was also previously Chair of ClimateWise.