LV=, an insurance and investment group, has completed its corporate partnerships team with the appointment of Colin Lowes as group business development manager.

Mr Lowes will be responsible for identifying and pursuing new partnership business opportunities, with a focus on general insurance partnerships. He will bring a wealth of experience to the role with over 25 years of sales and business development experience. More recently, he has been working within the LV= affinity relations business, developing relationships with employee groups within the public sector.

Nick Giles, head of corporate partnerships team at LV=, said: Colin’s appointment completes the expansion of our corporate partnerships team, following three other appointments in August of last year. This new role will help us extend our reach within the partnership market providing the LV= range of general insurance, saving and investment and life products.