Robert 'Bob' Gordon was appointed to the TA Holdings Ltd board on 21 March 2006. He is currently Chairman of the various AIG companies in sub Saharan Africa having previously been Regional President - Africa for approximately eight years. Mr Gordon was born in Ireland and over the last 25 years with AIG has held senior management positions for the company in Europe, Asia and Australasia before taking over responsibility for Africa in 1997.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of the UK and has served as director of the Insurance Associations in Australia and South Africa. Mr Gordon is married to Miriam and has 3 married sons and a daughter. In earlier days he enjoyed a successful rugby career and now his past-times include sailing, reading and outdoor pursuits."