Minister Simon Harris TD appoints Chairperson to the Health Insurance Authority (HIA)

Following an advertising campaign, the Minister has appointed Ms Sheelagh Malin as Chairperson to the HIA. Her appointment is for the period 17th August 2016 to 16th August 2021.

Ms Malin is Managing Director of St James’s Place International plc, which is part of the UK wealth management group St James’s Place. She has over 20 years management experience in the life assurance industry, including roles in marketing and product development, financial reporting, compliance and the statutory “appointed actuary” function.

Ms Malin is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland and has participated in actuarial working parties on financial reporting, expense reserving and consumer information for cross-border life assurance business.