Giles Erulin

Chief Executive Officer

Gilles has been Global Head of Insurance for Groupe Artémis since 2000 and previously headed its Merger and Acquisitions Group. He was responsible for the creation in 2001 of Tawa plc. Gilles managed the acquisition of Aoba (Japan) by Groupe Artémis, the first life insurance company ever acquired 100 per cent by overseas investors in Japan, and supervised that company's run-off strategy from 1999. He managed the sale of Aoba (Japan) in September 2004 to Prudential Life of Japan. Amongst numerous other transactions within the Financière Pinault group, Gilles also managed the take-over of Christie's International Plc, which involved the raising of £780 million of financing.

Email To: Gilles.erulin@tawa.net

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Colin Bird

Non-executive Director

Colin formed the Tawa plc Group in 2001 with financial backing from Groupe Artémis. Colin was previously the Financial Services Leader and Head of Risk Management for the Global Financial Advisory Services division of PwC, a member of its Global Insurance Leadership Team and an elected member of the firm's Global and UK Supervisory Boards. Colin worked at PwC for 33 years (20 years as a partner), mainly in financial services with particular emphasis on the insurance and banking industries. For many years Colin was a leading corporate recovery specialist, based in London, undertaking restructuring assignments for a variety of financial services clients in the UK, US and Far East including distressed banks and insurance companies as well as acting as Inspector of a number of banks for the regulatory authorities.

Email To: Colin.bird@tawa.net

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David Vaughan

Non-executive Director and CEO of CX Reinsurance Company Ltd

David joined Tawa plc in 2001, where he has focused on acquisitions and operational effectiveness, particularly claims, reinsurance and commutations. David's current focus is on creating value from TAL's run-offs and is the Chief Executive officer of CX Reinsurance Company Limited. A former partner in the Insurance Business Restructuring Services Group of PwC, David has specialised in the insurance and reinsurance industry since 1987; as a result, he has extensive experience in advising participants in the insurance industry including underwriters, brokers, underwriting pools and life companies. David has advised run-offs on exit routes (including sale, reinsurance and solvent schemes), run-off strategy (advice, set-up and operational assistance), financial restructuring and effectiveness reviews (especially run-off administration), support on reinsurance disputes and insolvency advice and appointments.

Email To: David.vaughan@tawa.net

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Stephen Baxter

Chief Financial Officer

Stephen’s responsibilities include the management of investments and liquidity.

He has previously worked with EY and PwC where he specialised in audit and litigation support for companies and syndicates in the London Insurance Market.

Email To: Stephen.baxter@tawa.net

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Bill McConnell

Head of Actuarial

Bill joined Tawa plc in June 2002 and has nearly 30 years of actuarial experience in the financial services industry covering a wide variety of fields. He was Chief Actuary for a leading managing agent before leaving and becoming the first Lloyd's Actuary. Bill was the corporate general insurance actuary for Guardian Royal Exchange Group Limited where he was responsible for ensuring that the reserving standards of the group met certain minimum requirements. He was also responsible for reporting to the executive committee on the reserves and underlying volatility of those reserves for the group. While working on the life side he became a member of a committee that was charged with the responsibility for redrafting the SORP on Accounting for Life Profits. Bill is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries.

Email To: Bill.mcconnell@tawa.net

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Marvin Mohn

General Counsel

Marvin joined Tawa plc in 2001 and is General Counsel for TAL and all TAL companies. Before joining Tawa plc, he was with PwC for 18 months, prior to which he worked as an attorney specialising in US insurance and reinsurance matters with Chadbourne & Parke, LLP. Marvin's experience centres on insurance regulatory, transactional, and litigation matters including eCommerce issues, insurance insolvency, reinsurance and insurance coverage disputes, licensing of companies and agents, surplus-lines regulation, captive insurers, and service contracts. Marvin is a Member of the State Bar of California and received a J.D. cum laude from the University of California, Hastings College of Law in 1991.

Email To: Marvin.mohn@tawa.net

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