The Interview: Let the games begin

Matthew Reed

Matthew Reed may have only taken up the helm as chief executive of Towergate-owned PowerPlace in October last year but he has hit the ground running and the pressure is well and truly on. Towergate executive chairman, Peter Cullum, says he expects the fledgling business, which was only formally launched in April 2009, to be writing £100m gross written premium (GWP) by the end of this year and £1bn GWP by 2012, promising to take the whole team to the Olympics if they succeed. While many would buc