Kirsty Cooper is General Counsel and Company Secretary at Aviva, a member of the Aviva Leadership Team and heads the Office of the Chairman.
Kirsty leads the Legal and Secretarial function for Aviva globally.
Since her appointment as General Counsel and Company Secretary, she has created Aviva’s first global legal leadership team, taken on responsibility for public policy and corporate responsibility and is driving the function to be more agile and innovative.
Kirsty is a trustee of the Royal Opera House and a Non-executive Board Member of HM Land Registry. She served as a member of the Dormant Assets Commission and was appointed the Insurance and Pensions Industry Champion for dormant assets in 2018.
Kirsty graduated in Law from the University of Glasgow in 1987 and qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales, as well as in Scotland.