Roy McLoughlin and Kevin Carr will take over the leadership of the Income Protection Task Force (IPTF) as Co-Chairmen from January 2018.
This follows the announcement made in May 2017 that long serving chair of the IPTF, Peter Le Beau, is to retire at the end of the year. Roy McLoughlin and Kevin Carr have each worked in the protection sector for more than 20 years and have extensive knowledge of the income protection market. Roy McLoughlin is an IFA at Cavendish Ware and has been an adviser since 2008, while Carr is Managing Director of Carr Consulting & Communications, CEO of Protection Review. In other changes, Jo...
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