GWP less treaty (2001): £243m

Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society

Liverpool Victoria Insurance

Address: Victoria House, County Gates, Bournemouth, BH21 2NF

Tel: 01202 292 333
Fax: 01202 292 253

Year established: 1843

History: Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society, was first formed in 1843 and is the largest Friendly Society with more

than 1 million members.

The Liverpool Victoria group of companies provides a broad range of financial services, including life assurance, asset

management, banking, credit cards, independent financial planning advice.

Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society is also the only friendly society to own a bank.

Chief officer: Malcolm Berryman

Biography: Berryman became group chief executive of Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society in 1999 having previously

been appointed actuary and operations director.

As part of that role he has managed all of Liverpool Victoria's acquisitions over the period as well as the move from its

London head office to Bournemouth.

He joined the society in September 1995 after being chief executive of Crown Financial Management.

Prior to that he acted as a consultant setting up Ark Life, the bancassurance operation of AIB in Ireland.

Main lines of business: Motor, home and travel