Aviva has announced that Phil Pavitt is to join the company as IT transformation director.
Taking up the post on 7th January 2013, he will report to chief operations officer, Cathryn Riley.
In his newly-created role, Mr Pavitt will direct an IT change programme that will rationalise and simplify Aviva’s IT by adopting a modern digital architecture.
He joins the insurer from his current position as general director of change at HMRC where he led the “One HMRC” programme.
Prior to this he held chief information officer positions in organisations including Centrica, Virgin Media and BT.