About Lawrence Churchill CBEJoined the Board in July 2009 and became the Senior Independent Director on 14 May 2015. Lawrence is Chair of Bupa's Risk Committee and is a member of Bupa's Audit, Remuneration and Nomination & Governance Committees.
Lawrence brings considerable expertise from operating in large, complex organisations and has extensive knowledge of financial services, risk management, general management and public policy.
Lawrence is Chairman of the Board of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, Chairman of the Independent Governance Committee of Prudential Assurance Company and a Trustee of Prudential Corporate Trustee Limited. He is also Chairman of the Pensions Policy Institute and Trustee of Age UK. Lawrence was previously Chairman of the NEST Corporation and the Pension Protection Fund, a member of the Board for Actuarial Standards, Chief Executive of Zurich Financial Services UK, Executive Chairman of UNUM, CEO of NatWest Life and Investments and a Director of the Association of British Insurers.