EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Norwich Union

Norwich Union

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s): Norwish, Perth, Worthing and Cheadle


Sector: Financial services
Financial and insurance activities
65 - Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security
Group: Aviva

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 15-07-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 900
Planned Job Reductions max: 900
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring

Additional Information

280 of the 900 jobs being shed would go from an administrative office in Cheadle which will be closed by March 2004. The restructuring is mainly due to change in the general insurance arm.