JULY 25th, 2012
  Bob Pain Joins Investors Trust Assurance
as Managing Director
We are thrilled to announce that Bob Pain has joined the board of Investors Trust Assurance SPC (“ITA”) as Managing Director. With over 25 years experience within the financial services industry, Mr. Pain initially worked at Target Group and AXA in various sales, business development and marketing roles, and in 1991 he joined Friends Provident to set up its Agency Division.  After holding a number of senior roles in Customer Services and Business Process Outsourcing, he joined Friends Provident International in 2005 as Sales Director and a member of the Board. Since 2011, Bob Pain has been the Deputy Chair of the Association of International Life Offices (“AILO”) prior to which he chaired AILOs Sales Committee for 7 years. 

Based in London, his key roles will be the global business development outside of the Americas, with particular emphasis on building a sustainable business in Asia, as well as looking at new markets in the Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe. In addition to these responsibilities, Bob Pain will be the company's representative in AILO and the main liaison with all our international business relationships, including but not limited to regulators, business partners, trade associations, and the media.

Upon his appointment, Bob said: "I am delighted to be joining Investors Trust Assurance as Managing Director after 21 years at Friends. I knew the minute I met the team that this was the company I wanted to continue my career with. They closely align to my personal values and beliefs and along with a terrific proposition including leading edge technology which is a perfect combination to achieve success in the future. I look forward to building a sustainable profitable business that always puts its staff and the customer first."  

William Zelaya, Executive Managing Director of ITA, commented on Bob Pain’s appointment: "We are very pleased Bob has joined ITA as Managing Director as he has a proven track record for growing businesses, has excellent leadership qualities and is well connected in the international financial services market. We are confident he will add a great deal of value to the Board and the company as a whole."

Please join us in welcoming Bob to our team and in wishing him success in our company.

‡Investors Trust Administration, LLC does not offer investment advice or make recommendations regarding investments. You should consult your own tax, legal or investment professional to assist in your financial decisions.  Investors Trust Administration solely provides administrative and clerical support to Investors Trust Assurance, SPC and its Investors Trust products