Former QBE Europe CEO Burns named Novae non-executive director

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Burns will also join Novae`s audit and risk committees and the board of Novae Syndicates Limited. A chartered accountant with over 30 years` experience in the insurance industry, Burns was most recently CEO of QBE Europe. He has previously served as CEO of QBE`s Lloyd`s business and has also held senior positions at Limit and Janson Green.  Burns has also previously been a non-executive member of Lloyd`s Franchise Board and of the Council of Lloyd`s. John Hastings-Bass, chairman of Novae