Aspen Appoints Richard Thornton as Group COO


Aspen Insurance Holdings, a provider of reinsurance and insurance coverage, appointed Richard Thornton to the newly created position of group chief operating officer. Richard will undertake this new role in addition to his responsibilities as group head of strategy.He will relinquish his current role as group chief risk officer.

Richard joined Aspen as group head of strategy in March 2014 and was appointed group chief risk officer in September 2014. Aspen will appoint a new group chief risk officer over the coming months.