Markel UK unveils final piece in its UK jigsaw

Markel UK has no plans to open more regional offices, its chief said as he unveiled the new Bristol office as the 'final piece of the jigsaw'.

Steve Carroll, managing director of Markel UK, the retail division of the insurer, said the new underwriting office would solely concentrate on servicing brokers in the south west and south Wales, with administration and policy issuing left to the Leeds head office.

With new offices in Cambridge and Edinburgh now bringing Markel UK's regional representa