Trevor Batten steps down as Chairman. 

Trevor was elected to the Board as a Non-Executive Director in June 2016 and appointed as Chairman in June 2021.  He was also appointed a Director of Foresters General Insurance Services Limited.  

Prior to his retirement in 2015, he held the position of Risk Director and CRO for Engage Mutual where he worked for 22 years and was a member of the Executive Committee. Trevor is a fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries. 

After achieving so much for the Society, including launching a new strategic direction to secure Foresters future, Trevor has decided the time is right to step down. Trevor leaves an organisation full of great people, with fantastic prospects and a good plan for the future.  We thank him for his service and wish him the very best. 

The Board has begun the process to appoint a new Chair.