Brightside shuts down MGA Kitsune

Brendan McCafferty

Kitsune, the managing general agent operated by Brightside is to close to new business and go into run-off.

The move puts 16 staff at risk of redundancy and a consultation is underway.

According to Brightside CEO Brendan McCafferty, the MGA had been performing but did not now fit in with Brightside’s investment priorities.

He commented: “This was a tough decision but one we feel is right for the Group, as the run-off of Kitsune will allow us to fully focus our resources on our core broking

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