John Van Der Wielen
Member of the Board of Directors
John Van Der Wielen joined the board of Lombard International Assurance as non-executive director in January 2012 and was appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer in September 2015.
Mr Van Der Wielen has over 25 years’ experience in Wealth Management, Life Insurance, Private Banking and General Insurance. He has undertaken a variety of executive positions including international secondments across Europe, Asia and Australia. He is a non-executive director on several financial services boards including Friends Provident International.
Mr. Van Der Wielen has held the following executive positions:
Friends Life UK – CEO UK & International
• ANZ Banking Corporation Australia - Managing Director, Wealth including share trading, insurance and private banking
• Clerical Medical and Halifax Life UK – CEO
• St Andrew’s Australia – CEO
Mr. Van Der Wielen holds an MBA from the University of Western Australia. He has also studied at the London Business School and Oxford University and is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.