UK/SWEDEN - Pension Corporation and two AP funds have made appointments to their hierarchy.
Edmund Truell, CEO, Pension Corporation, said: "John brings unparalleled experience from running a worldwide life reinsurance company which will be vital to Pension Corporation as we develop our business to achieve our goal of being the leading underwriter of pension risks."
Coomber has continued as a non-executive director at Swiss Re which is a Pension Corporation shareholder.
Elsehwere, the Swedish government has appointed Stefan Löfven to the board of directors of the fourth buffer fund, AP4, to replace Göran Johnsson.
Löfven is the head of the Swedish Metalworkers' Union and has held several committee memberships.
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