Trade credit insurer Allianz Trade has announced that it has appointed Peter Evola as Commercial Director for the UK & Ireland with effect from 1st December, subject to regulatory process.
Evola joined Allianz Trade 12 years ago and has worked for the UK and Ireland, Northern Europe Region, and at group head office in Paris. He has gained promotion to roles with increasing responsibility and scope, including Senior Commercial Underwriter, Head of Group Commercial Office, Northern Europe Regional Head of Commercial Underwriting and, most recently, as UK Head of Broker Distribution.
In his new role, Evola will be concentrating on leading the team to drive profitable growth and offer a valuable contribution as a member of the UK and Ireland management team. He will report to CEO Sarah Murrow and is based in the Canary Wharf London office. Peter succeeds Steve Stennett, who is leaving Allianz Trade.
Sarah Murrow, CEO at Allianz Trade UK and Ireland, said “Peter’s understanding of the market, the needs of our brokers and clients, our business and services and solutions we offer is invaluable and make him the perfect candidate for this role.”