Life reinsurer Pacific Life Re has announced the appointment of Julie Evans as its new Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Evans joins Pacific Life Re from its wholly-owned subsidiary and innovative technology company, UnderwriteMe, where she was COO for more than two years.
In her role as CIO at Pacific Life Re, she will be joining its senior leadership team.
Evans brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge of the industry, having previously held CIO roles at Aviva UK and Barclays Asia.
She will be working closely with the Pacific Life Re IT management teams and strategic partners to define and deliver an IT strategy and further strengthen Pacific Life Re’s capabilities across the firm.
David Howell, CEO of Pacific Life Re, commented, “I am very pleased to welcome Julie to Pacific Life Re. Julie joins us during extraordinary times.
“Our technology function has done a fantastic job of supporting our business globally through the current remote-working situation and Julie’s appointment will make our operating models and functions even stronger going forward.”
Commenting on her appointment, Evans said, “I am delighted to be joining Pacific Life Re.
“I am looking forward to working with such an innovative global team and driving the delivery of a technology strategy that powers continued future success.”