Bupa appoints Caroline Silver as Board Director

20 October 2017 .

Bupa, the international healthcare funding and provision group, today announces the appointment of Caroline Silver to its Board as a non-executive director. 

A qualified Chartered Accountant, Caroline is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company, a leading global independent investment bank, where she specialises in financial institutions and fintech advisory and capital raising. Previously, she was Vice Chairman of EMEA Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and spent 14 years at Morgan Stanley where she held a number of senior positions including Global Vice Chairman of Investment Banking and European Head of Financial Institutions. Caroline is also non-executive Chairman of FTSE250 FMCG group PZ Cussons plc and a Trustee of the Victoria & Albert Museum.

Lord Leitch, Chairman of Bupa, said: “We are delighted to welcome Caroline to the Board. She brings 30 years of experience in the international investment banking industry and extensive experience advising clients, as well as regulators across Europe. We look forward to benefitting from her expertise as we focus on delivering for Bupa’s customers, both now and in the future."

Caroline will join the Bupa Board on 1 November 2017.

Caroline Silver

Notes to editor

For further information please contact:

Imogen Dunn, Head of External Relations, Bupa  
T: +44 (0)20 7656 2176 E: imogen.dunn@bupa.com

About Bupa

Bupa's purpose is helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives.

With no shareholders, our customers are our focus. We reinvest profits into providing more and better healthcare for the benefit of current and future customers.

Health insurance accounts for the major part of our business with 15.7m customers and contributes over 70% of revenue. We operate clinics, dental centres and hospitals in some markets, with 15m customers. We care for around 23,000 residents in our UK, Australia, New Zealand and Spain aged care businesses.

We directly employ around 80,000 people, principally in the UK, Australia, Spain, Poland, Chile, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Turkey, the US, Brazil, the Middle East and Ireland. We also have associate businesses in Saudi Arabia and India.

For more information, visit www.bupa.com.