Robin Spencer

CEO International Insurance and Member of the Management Board NN Group

(1970, Nationality: British)

Appointed: 2014

Will leave NN Group effective 1 June 2018


Robin Spencer was appointed to the Management Board on 1 August 2014, and as Chief Executive Officer International Insurance on 1 September 2014. He is responsible for NN’s Insurance Europe, Japan Life, Japan Closed Block VA and NN Re businesses. Robin was previously Chief Executive Officer of Aviva UK & Ireland General Insurance. He has experience in the insurance industry dating from 1995 across life, non-life and asset management in the UK and internationally.


Robin Spencer has an MA in Economics from Aberdeen University (UK) and is a Chartered Management Accountant (ACMA).


Year Role
2014 CEO International Insurance NN Group and Member of the Management Board NN Group
2012 CEO at Aviva UK & Ireland General Insurance
2010 Group Chief Risk Officer at Aviva Plc
2007 CEO at Aviva Canada
2005 CFO at Aviva Canada
2002 Global Finance Transformation Director at Aviva Plc
2000 Business Director, Group Finance at Aviva Plc
1999 Director of Finance, Wealth Management at Norwich Union
1998 Finance Director, London & Edinburgh Group at Norwich Union
1997 Strategy and M&A Director at Norwich Union
1995 Financial Controller at Ajax Insurance (Norwich Union)
1991 Various finance management roles, including Financial Accounting Manager (UK) at Procter & Gamble