QBE Insurance Group has announced that former IAG CEO Mike Wilkins has been elected to take over as Chairman of the Group Board, starting from 1 March 2020.
Wilkins succeeds W. Marston Becker who is not standing for re-election, and who will retire from the Board on 30 April.
Wilkins joined the QBE Group Board in November 2016 and is currently Deputy Chairman of the People and Remuneration committee. He is also a member of the Audit and Operations and Technology committees.
Wilkins was previously the Managing Director and CEO of Insurance Australia Group (IAG).