Partners& shoots into Top 100 with £65m GWP


Phil Barton, alongside Stuart Reid and Chris Jelf, has formed the broker from MRIB and Independents, La Playa, CGI and Versatile, with initial £25m investment from Capital Z.

Phil Barton, CEO of newly formed broker Partners&, has said the organisation has been set up to challenge the broker status quo and bring back the original values of the insurance sector.

Speaking to Insurance Age, Barton commented: “Partners& has been built on a culture of partnership.”

He continued: “This is not about scale. We have no desire to be a consolidator. We want to bring high quality advice to the market and move away from some of the worst excesses.

“We want to present ourselves

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