Hyperion hire ex RSA finance head as interim CFO

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Hyperion Insurance Group has announced that Richard Houghton will join the business as Interim Group Chief Financial Officer, effective 10 December 2018.  

Houghton will undertake a full handover from Oliver Corbett, before Corbett leaves the Group later this month. 

David Howden, CEO, Hyperion, said: “I am delighted to welcome Richard to the Group.  His experience in the financial and insurance sectors, including 10 years as CFO in FTSE 100 and S&P 500 companies, make him a strong addition to our executive committee.”

Houghton was most recently Interim CFO at the Co-Operative Insurance Society.  Prior to that he was Group CFO at RSA Insurance Group and Aspen Insurance.  He started his career at Deloitte and then spent ten years in the banking sector undertaking a number of senior finance roles with National Bank of Australia and RBS, where he was Finance Director for Direct Line RBS Insurance.