Strategy & Operations » Leadership & Management » Prudential finance director James joins Admiral board

ADMIRAL has appointed Prudential’s finance director Penny James as a non-executive director, Post reports.

In a filing on the London Stock Exchange the UK motor specialist said it had received regulatory approval for the appointment, which is effective from 1 January 2015.

She has also joined Admiral’s audit committee.

James has held her current role as director of group finance at Prudential since March 2011.

Prior to that she was chief finance officer for Omega Insurance and UK general insurance CFO at Zurich Financial Services.

Admiral group chairman Alastair Lyons, pictured, said he was “delighted to have someone of Penny’s technical capability and broad experience joining the board, thereby ensuring continuity ahead of future retirements of directors at the end of their nine year term.”

Download our Whitepapers
Accounting Software
Finance Process
Finance Process
FD Surveys
Finance Process
Read more
Leadership & Management
Leadership & Management

How to improve ethical decision-making

By Graeme Gordon | Praxity
Leadership & Management

Using military strategy in finance

By Emma Dutton | Applied Influence Group
Leadership & Management

Leadership through change

By Kerry Jarred | Ignium
Leadership & Management

The magic of mentoring

By Sylvia Baldock
Leadership & Management

Are COOs becoming the new stars of the boardroom?

By Graham Oates | Norrie Johnston Recruitment