GWP less treaty: £284m

Address:
County Gates
Bournemouth BH1 2NF

Telephone: 01202 292333

Fax: 01202 292253

Website: liverpoolvictoria.co.uk

Year established: 1843

Number of UK employees (2002): 2,713

GWP less treaty: £284m

Address:
County Gates
Bournemouth BH1 2NF

Telephone: 01202 292333

Fax: 01202 292253

Website: liverpoolvictoria.co.uk

Year established: 1843

Number of UK employees (2002): 2,713

Main lines of business: Life & endowment business including personal pensions.

Through subsidiary companies: fund management, general insurance, banking & independent advice, critical illness and permanent health and long term care.

Subsidiaries: Liverpool Victoria Banking Services Ltd, Liverpool Victoria IFA Ltd, Liverpool Victoria Life Company, Liverpool Victoria Insurance Company Ltd, Liverpool Victoria Asset Management Ltd, Liverpool Victoria Portfolio Managers Ltd.

Company history: Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society, formed in 1843, is the UK's largest Friendly Society (source: Association of Friendly Societies Year Book 2003-2004, funds under management).

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.