Olav Jones

Insurance Europe

Finance Watch

Olav Jones is the Deputy Director General & Director Economics and Finance at Insurance Europe, the federation which represents the European insurance industry.

He is based in Brussels and has overall responsibility for all issues relating to Prudential Regulation, Corporate Reporting, Sustainable finance and International Affairs.

He is also a member of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA)’s Occupational Pension Stakeholder Group.

After studying Engineering and then Finance, he started his career as a consultant to the financial services industry with Oliver, Wyman and Company.

He then spent 15 years in the insurance industry working at Prudential Plc, Fortis Insurance and Ageas primarily in risk focused roles including Chief Risk Officer.