uSwitch plays down redundancy fears ahead of internal reshuffle

Up to 15 people face redundancy at price comparison site uSwitch, as part of what a spokeswoman for the firm described as "internal re-structuring".

The news follows the appointment of Ashton Berkhauer, former commercial manager at uSwitch, who will replace Aron Thompson as head of insurance.

Mr Thompson, who joined the firm from Insurancewide.com in February this year, was brought in specifically to build and launch its motor insurance channel, which went live in March.

The news of the re-shuf