Ian Penny to take over as chief information officer at Hiscox following Wharton's departure


Penny will be responsible for the group’s overall IT strategy and development and will lead a team of 300 staff, reporting to Hiscox CEO, Bronek Masojada. The appointment comes after Penny’s departure from Barclays where he was chief technology officer. Penny has worked with start-ups previously in order to build applied technology solutions and has said that IT will be a strong force behind the company: “I am pleased to be joining Hiscox at a time when there is significant investment to su