Katie Johnson has been named as Hodge’s new Managing Director of Savings.
Katie, a qualified Actuary who has been with Hodge for almost 8 years, has previously held a number of different roles. Her most recent roles in Pricing and Underwriting, involved managing product performance, assessing new product opportunities, strategic business planning, and delivering change within the company.
In this new role, Katie will bring a wealth of skills and experience to lead the savings function at Hodge. She’ll be responsible for customer experience, product management & performance and distribution.
Speaking on Katie’s appointment, Group Retail Director Matt Burton said: “Katie stood out from a very strong field of candidates and it’s great to see a key leadership role is being recruited from within the Hodge team. Katie joined us in 2013, so her knowledge of Hodge and the expertise she can bring to this area are second to none. We look forward to developing our Savings business and this role clearly demonstrates our ambition to continue to grow and provide exceptional service to our customers.”
Katie Johnson said of her appointment: “I am really pleased to step into this role and to spearhead further growth in our savings business and its products.
“The savings market has changed significantly over the last few years – becoming an ever busier and more competitive market. The customer is at the heart of everything we do here at Hodge, and so we’ll continue to answer the call of the customer and create innovative, market-leading savings products to further expand the business.”