Amy Ellison

Chief Executive Officer and Board Member

Amy has been CEO of L&G Re since June 2021. Previously Amy served as Finance Director within Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) with responsibility for the Defined Contribution (including Workplace Savings), Retail and Personal Investing P&L’s. Amy took up this role in January 2019 after being on secondment for eight months to the UK Government performing the role of policy lead on the Independent Review of the Financial Reporting Council. Prior to that Amy was the L&G Head of Internal Audit for four of L&G’s divisions having Joined L&G in 2016. 

Before joining L&G, Amy worked as a Director at PwC specialising in providing external audit services to the insurance sector. Whilst at PwC Amy spent 15 years working in both the UK and Australia delivering external audit and assurance services to global listed insurance and asset management clients. 

Amy has a First Class Honours Degree in Music from the University of Edinburgh, and a Masters in Musical Performance from the Royal Northern College of Music. 

Amy is a chartered accountant and member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.