Dual sees 20% premium increase from new unit

Based in Manchester, the team of six was launched in October 2008 to strengthen the underwriting service provided to brokers. It has also served as a hub to support broker business arriving from the company's Bristol base. The division is led by Fiona Saggers.

Dual also recently reported a successful year, with gross written premium exceeding £40m.

Kevin Cleary, Dual's UK development manager said: "The considerable increase in premium income flowing through our National Business Unit is testament