Comparison website Confused.com has appointed Louise O'Shea as chief executive.

O'Shea takes over from Martin Coriat, who is the new chief exec of sister comparison website LeLynx, which is based in Paris.

O'Shea has been promoted from her role as finance director at Confused.com.

She has been with parent company Admiral Group, based in Cardiff, for a decade.

"I am honoured to be given the opportunity to lead Confused.com's committed, talented and driven team,” she said.

“I'm looking forward to working with our partners to bring even more ways of shopping and saving to our millions of customers.

"Martin was an exceptional leader for Confused.com and he will be greatly missed.

“Thanks to Martin, but most importantly thanks to the staff, customers and partners of Confused.com for their continued support in the years to come."

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