Our team

Clive Cowdery
Clive Cowdery
Founder and Executive Chairman of Resolution Life Group

Sir Clive Cowdery is the Executive Chairman of Resolution Life Group. He founded Resolution plc in 2003 and is also Non-Executive Chairman of Resolution Life Holdings, Inc. which was established in 2013. He was previously chairman of Resolution plc, which was formed from the listing of Resolution Life Group Limited after its merger with Britannic Group plc. Clive held this role until the completion of the sale of Resolution plc to Pearl Group in 2008. Between 2008 and 2015, Clive was a Non–Executive director of Resolution Limited, a UK-listed life insurance group which he founded in 2008.

 

Prior to 2003, Clive was appointed Chairman and Chief Executive of GE Insurance Holdings, GE’s primary insurance operations in Europe with over $3 billion of premium income at that time. The businesses he led while with GE included operations in 12 countries.

 

Clive is Chairman and founder of the Resolution Foundation, a non-profit research organization focused on the needs of low earners in industrialized countries.

Jon Hack
Jon Hack
Managing Partner

Jon Hack is Managing Partner of Resolution Life Group. He was previously Managing Director and Head of the European Financial Institutions Group for Lazard, where his primary focus was advising on M&A transactions across the banking, insurance and asset management sectors in Europe. While at Lazard, Mr. Hack advised Resolution plc on all its transactions from 2003-2008, including formation and capital raising, whilst working closely with the board of directors and management team. Prior to joining Lazard in 1994, Mr. Hack qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Price Waterhouse.

Robyn Wyatt
Robyn Wyatt
Chief Financial Officer

Robyn is joining Resolution Life Group from another Resolution entity in the United States. Prior to joining Resolution in the United States, Robyn was a Managing Director, Finance at Swiss Re where she held a number of senior positions including Chief Financial Officer of global Life & Health, Financial Services and Life & Health North America. Prior to Swiss Re, Robyn served as Vice President and Chief Accountant at Manulife Financial Corporation. She started her career at KPMG where she held a number of positions as an auditor, adviser and consultant to insurance and reinsurance companies.

Jonathan Moss
Jonathan Moss
Chief Actuary

Jonathan Moss joined Resolution Life Group in 2017 as Chief Actuary. Prior to this, he was the Chief Financial Officer at AVIVA France SA, a unit of Aviva plc, from 2015. Mr. Moss also served as the CEO of the Heritage Division of Friends Life Group Ltd and Group Chief Executive Officer of Pearl Group Services Ltd. His earlier career saw him assume executive positions at AMP Life, London Life and National Provident Life, as well as Pearl Group Holdings and Phoenix Group Holdings. He has been a fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries since 1990.

Weldon Wilson
W. Weldon Wilson
Group Counsel

Weldon is joining Resolution Life Group from another Resolution entity in the United States. Prior to joining Resolution in the United States, he served as an Executive Board member of the Swiss Re Group and was responsible for Admin Re® in the U.S. and U.K. Prior to Swiss Re, Weldon was General Counsel of Life Re Corporation, which was acquired by Swiss Re in 1998. He started his career as an attorney for two private law firms in Texas, representing the life insurance industry.

Keith Gubbay
Keith Gubbay
Head of US

Keith Gubbay joined another Resolution entity in the United States in 2014 to establish and lead the United States business (as President and Chief Actuarial Officer of that entity). In this role, he had the lead role of pricing transactions, together with oversight of the actuarial and risk management functions. He was previously Senior Vice-President and CFO for Sun Life Financial US as well as Chief Actuary for Sun Life Financial’s global operations. Prior to this Mr. Gubbay held various senior roles at ING Americas and Whitehall Financial. He started his career at Tillinghast/Towers Watson.

 

Mr. Gubbay studied at the University of Sheffield and has an MSc in Business Administration, Management and Operations from Stanford.

Steve Hales
Steve Hales
Head of Europe

Steve Hales joined Resolution Life Group from Assicurazioni Generali, where he was most recently Group Head of Connected Insurance, heading up the Data Science and IoT capabilities across the group. He joined Assicurazioni Generali in 2013 to head up the newly created Global Life business line. Previously, Mr. Hales was Head of the Life business for AXA Spain.  Subsequently, he became Head of Life and Health business for the AXA Southern Europe, Latin America and MENA markets, combining operational and strategic responsibilities. He started his career as an actuarial consultant in Tillinghast, where he worked in the London and Madrid offices.