David Ross ACII, Chartered Insurance Practitioner: new Vice President – Local Institutes

The CII has appointed David Ross, a past president of the Insurance Institute of Leeds, as the new Vice President – Local Institutes.

A familiar presence across the network, David is a time-served insurance professional having worked in the general insurance sector for nearly 40 years. An experienced executive and non-executive director, David has worked for both large corporates and small / medium sized enterprises. He also set up his own niche insurance and service business which he sold in 2018.

He now works with the boards and executive teams of regulated business helping them to develop and grow. He has served the CII and in particular his local institute throughout his career which has seen him fulfil most roles including President, Dinner Secretary and Education Secretary. David has also served on the main board of the CII between 2016 and 2019 and in 2017 received the CII's Distinguished Service Award.