Berne Union announces new secretary general Peter Jones has been appointed secretary general of the Berne Union.

Jones previously worked as a finance and insurance consultant at Green Capital Advisors, and before this was chief executive officer of the African Trade Insurance (ATI).

Jones was also previously a member of GTR Africa‘s editorial board.

He will start work as secretary general on May 14, overlapping for a short period with Berne Union acting secretary general Lennart Skarp.

Jones will be replacing former secretary general Kimberly Wiehl, who left her post in July last year to take up a senior position at her family’s company.