Congratulations to Stephen - Here is a recent press release from AIA/Sovereign:
Stephen Potter to join AIA/Sovereign as Chief Underwriter
Auckland: 19 December 2018
A well-known underwriter with a long history in the personal insurance industry will be leading AIA/Sovereign’s Underwriting team from the New Year.
Stephen Potter will start as Chief Underwriter to both AIA and Sovereign on January 15.
Sharron-Moana Botica, Chief Customer Officer at AIA and Sovereign, says Potter comes with a wealth of experience.
“Stephen first joined Sovereign back in 1989, and as such was one of the ‘originals’ at the company,” she says.
“Five years ago he left to work for AMP, before heading over to Fidelity Life.
“Stephen’s expertise, earned over nearly three decades, mean the AIA/Sovereign Underwriting team will be well-placed to help make New Zealand one of the healthiest and most protected countries in the world,” she says.
“He’s told me that he’s incredibly excited about the opportunity, given the innovation and strategic focus that we are applying to Underwriting, as we develop AIA/Sovereign’s market leadership in this area,” Sharron-Moana Botica says.