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Meet Johnny Lynas, Head of Business Continuity

Johnny Lynas, Head of Business Continuity at our Bournemouth office, tells us about his role at LV=. Johnny’s career has been dedicated to continuity and resilience with a background within IT. He joined LV= in 2022.

What does your day-to-day role look like?
On a day-to-day basis my role is very varied. Currently I’m looking at how technology can help us improve our approach to continuity and resilience. My team is also bringing new ideas together to improve how we work together. With everything we do, our regulatory obligations need to be front of mind.

What advice would you give someone looking to do a job like yours?
Any role in this space is certainly for those who understand and see the benefits of organisational resilience. It’s important to have an interest in this specialist area and to care about those who may be impacted by disruption to their way of working.

What have you enjoyed most in your role so far?
I’ve enjoyed building a great team and improving how we currently work.

If you had any other role at LV=, what would it be?
I enjoy working with people and finding real solutions. Over the years, I’ve picked up lots of additional skills. I'd lean towards any other role within compliance that would help develop our people, business and great culture.

For a work meeting, what’s your drink of choice?
Tea or water.

Outside of work, what do you enjoy doing?
I set myself physical challenges to raise money for charities that are close to my heart. My primary sport is being out on the mountain bike with friends or spending time with family.

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