Insure Safer Driving
Host Jon Sopel
An award winning television presenter, Jon Sopel launched BBC World's new flagship daily programme, 'Global With Jon Sopel' in January this year. Previously the BBC's chief political correspondent and presenter of The Politics Show, he covered President Obama's inauguration and the installation of the new Pope.
Max Mosley - Chairman, Global NCAP
In his previous capacity as president of the FIA, Max Mosley oversaw many important developments in the regulation and safety of international motor sport and road safety. He is now chairman of Global NCAP, the umbrella organisation for all crash testing programmes world-wide, as well as a passionate advocate of young driver safety.
Father to four sons, it is no surprise that Gary Lineker takes a keen interest in young driver safety. An ambassador for and investor in ingenie, he is best known as the leading man of BBC sport, the face of Walkers crisps and for his many years as an international footballer.
A TV presenter and artist, Sophie Morgan was involved in a car crash at the age of 18 that left her in a wheelchair. Since then she has campaigned to raise awareness of the dangers facing young drivers. She is an ambassador for free 'brain training' tool Drive iQ and most recently she presented BBC Three's hard hitting documentary 'Licence to Kill'.
Richard King - Founder and CEO, ingenie
The driving force behind today's event, Richard King is a technology entrepreneur with a track record of success in the insurance industry. He co-founded the Innovation Group, taking it from start-up to FTSE 250 company within three years. Since launching ingenie he has been committed to making a real difference to young driver safety.
TV presenter Quentin Willson is a staunch advocate of better driving standards. He has campaigned for years to have driving included on the school syllabus and regularly lobbies the Government on better training for young drivers. A familiar face from his 15 year stint presenting Top Gear he also created the Worst Driver TV format.
Steve Broughton - Chairman, ingenie
With four decades of experience in the insurance industry, Steve Broughton has been closely involved in the development of ingenie. He was formerly the MD of RSA, and Chairman of Swinton and the Motor Insurance Bureau (MIB). Steve is currently the Chairman of Tesco Underwriting Limited and a non-executive director of Ageas Group.
Andy Watson - CEO, Ageas UK
Now Chief Executive Officer of Ageas UK, overseeing retail businesses including RIAS, Castle Cover, Kwik Fit Financial Services and Ageas Insurance Solutions, Andy Watson has over 25 years experience in financial services. He previously held senior positions at HSBC Insurance and UKI Partnerships at RBS Insurance, and worked for Cooperative Financial Services and Direct Line
Bob Skerrett - Global Telematics Lead, RSA
Having joined RSA back in 2008, Bob Skerrett moved into a full-time telematics leadership role in April 2013. He is responsible for the Group's telematics strategy and its execution in the UK. He previously worked at Ernst & Young LLP as a business development lead within their insurance sector.
Ian McIntosh - CEO, RED Driving School
Ian McIntosh joined the RED business in 2012 as CEO to help drive the development of the School and build the brand. Prior to this his experience has been largely within the food industry, working at Mars, Northern Foods and AAK as well as serving as Chairman for Yorkshire and Humberside CBI for close to four years.
Dr Lisa Dorn - Reader in Driver Behaviour from Cranfield University
A Chartered Psychologist and Director of the Driving Research Group at Cranfield University, Dr Lisa Dorn has carried out significant research into the design of psychometrically-based driver risk assessments. She has been involved with ingenie for the past two years focusing on how to improve young driver behaviour.
Adrian Walsh - RoadSafe
As well as establishing RoadSafe back in 2002, Adrian Walsh has been a member of the UK's ministerial advisory panel on road safety and established the Department for Transport backed 'Driving for Better Business' campaign. He is a well known figure in the international road safety community, representing RoadSafe on the UN Road Safety Collaboration.
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