Reporter, Insurance Age
Aara became part of the Insurance Age team in spring 2019, and since then has covered a myriad of stories, ranging from what Insurtech means for brokers to the liquidation of Gibraltarian insurer, Lamp.
Aside from work Aara spends time reading, listening to cheesy music and seeing friends.
Deal sees CIG join the group's existing Carroll Holman Insurance Brokers business in London.
Ryan Georgiades, chairman of Plan Group, has listed several business lines that it might be interested in buying a broker in, this included niche leisure, motor, travel, home and commercial property.
Boutique broking: Ross Insurance Group’s managing director Mark Ross tells Insurance Age how the firm can compete with the “mega-brokers” and explains its plans for expansion, new lines and schemes
Move is subject to regulatory approval and should see the former CEO of UK Insurance at Aviva take up the position in January 2020.
According to Aston Lark group CEO, Peter Blanc, customers can gain from M&A activity.
Following purchase of machine learning specialist MLP, Open GI CEO Simon Badley outlined the future strategy for both companies.
Regulator used a Dear CEO letter to raise concerns about whether staff feel able to speak up about poor practices and unidentified risks within their firms.
Insurance Cares: Signposting service for older customers has been renewed again following its launch more than six years ago.
Insurance Cares: You can still sign up to get involved in the day which comes as regulatory approval is sought for the first new Alzheimer’s Disease treatment in 15 years.
Research from Marsh shows that in the UK & Ireland specifically, board members and C Suite executives only spend a few days a year looking at cyber risk.
Experts are concerned about the case's impact on the reputation of insurance. Nawaf Hasan has also requested an apology from Gallagher after "fat complicated arab" comments.
Firm said it would apply price increases to keep its full-year loss ratio within target.