Broker profile: Broking in a warzone


It's easy to get caught up with everything that's wrong with the current market: commercial rates refusing to budge; continued turmoil among the top insurers; clients struggling to stay in business or reducing their premium spend; and regulation in a state of flux.

That's enough to bring down the most chipper of brokers but as you wallow in the gloom, spare a thought for William Wakeham. The majority of you won't have heard of him but it's safe to say, in terms of brokers, he has the most diffic