New commercial sponsorship manager joins Norwich Union

Article date: 13 May 2005

Tanya Veingard has been appointed commercialsponsorship manager for Norwich Union based in London. Tanya joinsNorwich Union from Cohn & Wolfe where she worked for a totalof eight years ending her time with them as account director,sports and sponsorship team.

Tanya will be responsible for the day to daymanagement of Norwich Union’s sponsorship of UK Athletics atboth elite and grass roots level; she’ll be working closelywith MEC Sponsorship to raise awareness of all levels of NorwichUnion’s sponsorship activities.

Commenting on her appointment Tanya said:"I’m looking forward to my new role and the challenges itwill bring, including engaging with the media on the many facetsthat the sponsorship role covers and promoting the excellent workthat the UK’s largest insurer does at grass roots levelhelping children to lead a more active lifestyle and win the fightagainst childhood obesity."


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Notes to editors

  • Norwich Union is the UK’s largest insurer. It is aleading provider of life, pensions and investment products and oneof the leading IFA providers. IFAs provide around 70% of thecompany’s long-term savings business.
  • Norwich Union has strategic alliances with building societiesand other leading UK brand names including Tesco Personal Financeand The Royal Bank of Scotland Group.
  • Norwich Union’s news releases and a selection of imagesare available from Aviva's internet press centre at

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