Bob Pain

Chief executive officer, Cadel Consulting

Bob is chief executive of Cadel Consulting which offers management consultancy services to the financial services industry. This includes non-executive directorships, working on projects involving research and mentoring. 

He is also the CEO of the Association of International Life Offices, the trade body that represents the international cross-border life insurance industry, having previously served for several years as its chairman.

He has over 35 years of experience within the financial services industry, having worked in numerous roles in sales, marketing, customer services and business process outsourcing at Target Group, Axa, Friends Life and Investors Trust Assurance.

Entry tip: I am looking for applications that go above and beyond the norm. Standards are being raised in every aspect of our business and therefore the applicant needs to demonstrate that they are on top of their game both today and preparing for the future.