Biba Young Broker of the Year named

Matthew Pyke, managing director of Somerset-based insurance broker Lloyd and Whyte was named as the Biba Young Broker of the Year. The award, sponsored by Royal & Sun Alliance, is designed to recognise young brokers for their excellent performance and contribution to broking. The judges were said to be particularly impressed with Mr Pyke's direct involvement in developing the business from two to 29 staff in seven years and by his success of winning back a key scheme, which had been previous