NED and Interim candidates

We are regularly approached by people interested in working with AFM Members, very often as a NED or in an interim Director role.  Their CVs can be found by clicking on the links below.

Please note that inclusion of a candidate does not imply that AFM has undertaken any pre-vetting procedures, nor does it suggest that AFM endorses a candidate's suitability.

Paul Ames

A highly skilled and experienced Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer with a broad background in the insurance sector. A track record of establishing start-up businesses, leading turnarounds and major transformations. Highly commercial with strong leadership and relationship building skills. Read Paul's full CV here.

Martin Collins 

After a successful career in the friendly society movement over more than 20 years, including six years as Chief Executive, Martin is interested in either a NED role or an interim director role, to extend his time in the mutual movement. A chartered accountant, Martin’s first role in financial services was in finance and he held the role of Finance Director for 14 years. Working for a smaller firm enabled Martin to build a knowledge of all areas of running a society, including risk, compliance, secretariat and corporate governance. Read Martin's CV here

David Thompson

David Thompson is a successful Managing Director in financial services with over 30 years experience. Has held a number of Senior executive roles with Zurich, Winterthur and AXA. Has extensive board Director experience. Particular expertise with leading significant commercial change/ transformation programmes, particularly in investment and technology sectors. Has operated in AXA with CF1 & CF29 responsibilities. Adept in leading and transforming commercial operations for optimal performance. Seeking interim or NED roles where extensive experience can add value to businesses.

Download David's full CV here