Former Merlin man snubs LAS for Direct Group


Earlier this year, sister title Post reported that Mr Crewe had signed a contract with LAS as operations director and was working through his 12-month notice period.

However, Yorkshire-based Direct Group today confirmed that Mr Crewe has joined as claims business unit director and will also sit on its executive team.

Mr Crewe - who will report to chief executive Derek Coles - will lead a team of 120 people at Elland in Halifax.

He has been charged with building the group's position in the

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