Hippo, the high-growth insurtech group that’s transforming home insurance, announced that Sandra Wijnberg has joined its board of directors as an independent director and will serve as its audit chair.
“Her insurance, financial services and public company experience complements our current board and will help us through our next phase of growth.”
Ms. Wijnberg brings experience in insurance, private equity and board governance to Hippo. She currently serves as audit committee chair of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. and Cognizant Technology Solutions and is also a member of the board of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. She previously served on the boards of directors of Tyco International PLC and TE Connectivity Ltd.
“Sandra is an incredible fit for Hippo’s board and we’re honored to have her join us as we pursue our mission to transform the home insurance customer experience and this $100 billon industry,” said Assaf Wand, Hippo’s CEO and co-founder. “Her insurance, financial services and public company experience complements our current board and will help us through our next phase of growth.”
Ms. Wijnberg was a partner, chief administrative officer and member of the board of directors of Aquiline Holdings LLC, a registered investment advisory firm, investing in the global financial services and financial technology sector. Prior to that, Ms. Wijnberg was the chief financial officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a global professional services firm. Previously, she was treasurer and interim chief financial officer of YUM! Brands, Inc. and held senior financial management roles at PepsiCo, Inc.