Steven Zuanella will join the insurer next year

Steven Zuanella

RSA has appointed Zurich’s Steven Zuanella as chief digital officer.

He will join from 1 January 2017 and report to RSA group chief information officer Darren Price.

Zuanella (pictured) will be responsible for the insurer’s digital strategy.

He has previously held the same role at Zurich and has worked as group digital director for Bupa.

Price said: “I’m pleased to appoint Steven to my team. He brings a deep understanding of the digital world and financial services expertise.”

Zuanella said: “I am very much looking forward to working with Darren and the Executive to make RSA a true digital leading light in the insurance industry.”