Market moves: Team players and fresh faces

The debate on private equity job creation reignites

Multi-national broker Bartlett Group was at the forefront of maintaining the insurance industry’s almost unquenchable thirst for business development team players. The company, formed in 1940, added Eddie Townsend (left) to its roster. Mr Townsend has 24 years’ experience in general insurance, most recently at Ace Europe as national sales manager. In the industry there remains scepticism about Chartered status. Proponents like Insurance Age have long advocated that, as much as it can help the b