Michael Sicsic, head of department – general insurance and retail, FCA

Michael Sicsic, head of department – general insurance and retail, FCAMichael Sicsic took up his position as Head of Department from September 2015. Michael joins us from Aviva where he spent 5 years, initially as Chief Compliance Officer for European region in charge of regulatory affairs, financial crime and operational risk and then Global Operational Risk Director for Aviva Group. He has also held the position of Chairman of ORIC International, a not-for-profit organisation that facilitates the exchange of risk intelligence between insurers. He is still an independent non-executive director of ORIC International. Prior to Aviva, Michael spent over 11 years with GE Capital where his last position was Enterprise Risk Management & Capital Allocation Director for EMEA Region.

Michael has over 20 years’ experience working in financial services globally in a variety of risk management areas. He is a regular speaker at international conferences and industry panels and is also a visiting lecturer at the University Paris-Dauphine in France and Tunisia, for the Master in Actuarial Sciences.