Matthew Newton has been appointed to the new role of Head of International Media and Institutional Relations for Generali, Italy's largest insurer.
Newton is joining Generali after seven years at RLM Finsbury, where he was partner and head of the financial services team. In that role he worked closely with many leading financial institutions managing a wide range of communications and reputational issues. Matthew graduated with a BA in political science from Brown University, USA then qualified as a solicitor in England and has advised Generali since 2011.
Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A. is the largest insurance company in Italy and one of the largest in Europe. It has its headquarters in Trieste. In 2010, Assicurazioni Generali Group was the second largest insurance group in the world by revenue after AXA.