Executive Team

David Kneeshaw, Chief Executive Officer

David Kneeshaw - Chief Executive

David graduated in Law in 1980 and subsequently joined Times Newspapers. He then worked in the advertising industry in London before joining Swiss Life UK as Marketing Director in 1992. David then set up Swiss life's UK Personal Insurance division. In 2002 he joined the Royal London Group as Group Business Development Director and in January 2004 became Chief Executive of the international division, subsequently known as RL360° following the MBO in November 2013.

Mike Crellin, Director

Mike Crellin - Finance

A former Naval man, Mike trained to become a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young before going on to become one of the founding members of Scottish Life International (SLI). Mike then, together with David Kneeshaw, oversaw the formation of RL360°. He is Manx born and bred (a dying breed) and a former Isle of Man Tourist Trophy competitor.

Simon Pack, Director

Simon Pack - Sales

Simon Pack joined RL360° in 2001, having spent a distinguished career with Royal Sun Alliance International (previously Lloyd's Life Assurance) in both London and Hong Kong. In his role as International Sales Director and Executive Committee member, Simon is responsible for leading RL360°’s global Sales teams, and plays a pivotal role both in maintaining and developing new business relationships and shaping the company's business strategy.

Denzil Williams, Director

Denzil Williams - Infrastructure and Customer Services

Denzil rejoined RL360° in October 2008 having previously spent 7 years with the company (in its days as Scottish Provident International Life Assurance Limited and Scottish Life International). He has over 20 years of financial services experience, most of it being in the development and change arena. Denzil is responsible for all of RL360°’s customer services, development and technology teams, and consequently has a key role in fulfilling the company's strategic objectives.

Simon Barwell, Director

Simon Barwell - Marketing

With over 25 years experience in the financial services industry, Simon has held senior Marketing/Management roles for several blue chip companies. Simon joined RL360° in February 2016 and has played the lead role in developing and implementing Marketing strategy for RL360° and Ardan International and creating the IFGL brand.

Colin Shopland, Director

Colin Shopland - Legal

Colin joined RL360° in 1996. Prior to this he held a number of positions in the UK life insurance industry. He relocated to the Isle of Man in 1987 and was instrumental in the establishment of CMI. He has over 40 years experience in the life industry and oversees the Compliance and Legal function across IFGL.

Alistair Brogden, Director

Alistair Brogden - Appointed Actuary

Alistair Brogden joined the Royal London Group in 1991 after graduating from Durham University with a BA (Hons) degree in Mathematics and Economics. He joined RL360° in 2008 and became Appointed Actuary in 2009. Alistair is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries.