Both will join the firm’s sales leadership team and will help support the company’s growth plans. Seale brings a wealth of knowledge and experience, having previously held roles that includes establishing and running Bupa Global sales office in Dubai, and leading the Global Sales Team at Allianz, in a career spanning more than 27 years.
Joining Cigna Europe from April, Parker brings with him over two decades of sales and broker experience in the medical insurance industry. Beginning his career at Cigna International in 2003, Simon went on to become UK Sales Director in 2017 where he led the UK domestic and international sales team. Most recently, he was Head of Sales and Broker Engagement at Bupa Global.
Bringing experience and ‘a wealth of knowledge’
Arjan Toor, CEO Cigna Europe, said: “Both Andy and Simon bring a wealth of knowledge, energy and leadership and are key additions in strengthening and growing the business. Their appointments will ensure we are well placed in the market to become the Whole Health partner for the people we serve throughout Europe.”
Seale commented: “I am delighted to be joining Cigna Europe at this exciting time. Cigna’s focus on improving the health, wellbeing, and peace of mind of the people they serve has never been more relevant and I look forward to supporting Arjan to position the organisation for continued success in the future.”
Parker added: “It’s a privilege to be joining the sales leadership team at Cigna Europe. I’m looking forward to working with the Cigna team to strengthen our partnership with clients and re-establishing connections with colleagues and partners old and new in the coming weeks and months.”