In an interview with Insurance Age, Lycetts boss Charles Foster speaks about the company’s growth strategy, changes in the agricultural sector, and plans for finding a new CEO.
He was formerly COO at software house Applied Systems.
MCE Edwards says he is “ashamed of the profession” and warns that the decision could impact vulnerable customers.
Regulator warns that there are "real risks of consumers being misled and mis-sold with little scope for recourse" as it proposes changes to the current model.
After taking home this year’s Achievement Award at Broker Expo 2021, Sara Fardon, managing director Willis Networks, talks to Insurance Age about her career in insurance and the value of broker networks.
Biba’s David Sparkes says the broker trade body engaged with the government "at length" against proposals that brokers could be made liable for any unpaid IPT, a proposal that HMRC has confirmed it will not take forward following its IPT consultation.
The business, based in Surbiton, specialises in financial and construction risks.
Government outlines the next steps and details responses from industry stakeholders, including brokers, insurers and trade bodies.
Andy Higginson will join the broker's retail business, working closely with Ardonagh Retail CEO Ian Donaldson, Atlanta CEO Emma Rawlinson, and chief commercial officer Craig Ball.
Deal is the trade credit specialist's seventh since its launch in 2019.
The broking giant will combine WTW's treaty reinsurance brokerage operations with its existing reinsurance business under the brand Gallagher Re.
The product is available to asbestos removers, demolition contractors, surveyors, general building firms, and allied trades.
Waseem Malik is joining Aviva in March 2022, replacing Dave Lovely who recently left the provider.
The South Croydon-based broker was established in 1922 and specialises in aviation and small craft insurance.
Avid's Steve Duxbury discusses how the market for GAP insurance has changed since the FCA's 2015 thematic review and argues that it is set for accelerated growth.
Amir Sethu will be responsible for both the continued development and implementation of MS Amlin’s ESG strategy.
Commercial PreQuote is available through Acturis and is said to enable brokers to validate customer data prior to quote.
The tool can help businesses to understand the financial risk of a cyber attack.
Co-founders Jack Bristow, Johnny Leadsom and James Mole say they aim to make it quicker and more effective for property developers to get both the insurance and finance that they need.
The “sensible streamlining” changes are designed to improve the speed and allow FCA senior managers to start civil and crimimal proceedings, cancel permissions and address individual authorisation.
Founder Tony Deacon is to retire as Sanchit Suri steps into the CEO role.
It is the latest in a raft of management changes at the insurer following a restructure.
Jaime Swindle joins Geo Underwriting while Scott Bennett takes on the MD position at Bravo Networks.
MCE criticised the regulator earlier this week after its Gibraltar-based insurance arm went into run-off.