Jon Taylor became Managing Director of Ascentric in January 2015.
He joined Royal London’s executive team in July 2013 as part of the acquisition of CIS, the Co-op’s life insurance business. He held a number of roles within the Co-operative Group, including Head of IT Strategy, Director of Business Transformation in the General Insurance Business, and latterly CEO of Royal London (CIS) and Chair of Royal London Unit Managers (CIS).
Before joining the Co-op Jon held the position of Principal in IBM's Consulting Group, and previous to that held a lectureship in Computer Science at the University of Manchester.
Jon has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London.