The Association of Financial Mutuals (AFM) yesterday confirmed that it had awarded First Flight Non-Executive Directors Associate Member status in recognition of First Flight’s work in helping its members recruit high quality Non Execs. First Flight is the only Board level search provider to be an Associate Member of the AFM.

William Micklethwait, Director of First Flight, said “First Flight is very proud to become an associate member of the AFM. Mutuals play an important role in the UK financial sector and the AFM plays an important role in establishing the best practice standards of how they should be governed. We fully support the AFM’s corporate governance initiatives and will play our part by offering its members a knowledgeable, rigorous and cost effective NXD and Chair recruitment service.”

Details about the AFM, its members and associate members, and its Corporate Governance Code for Mutual Insurers are available on its website  -

Testimonials from individual  AFM members about First Flight’s NED recruitment service are available on our Client Testimonials page.’

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