Towergate acquires aviation broker

Haywards is an established business, which became a Lloyd’s broker in 1992. It has strong wholesale and retail portfolios controlling premiums in excess of £75m for private and commercial aviation risks including leading schemes for helicopters and private jets.

The company also has a rapidly expanding client base which includes many of the UK's high net worth individuals.

Peter Cullum, executive chairman of Towergate said: “This is an exciting opportunity for Towergate. Haywards is a first