Bennett Christmas buys Southwater Insurance Services


Southwater MD Andy Macauley becomes member of senior advisory team as staff move across.

Sussex-based Bennett Christmas Insurance Brokers (BCIB) has purchased local firm Southwater Insurance Services, increasing its regional footprint.

Southwater was founded by managing director Andy Macauley in 1985 and has a mixed portfolio of commercial and personal lines.

According to BCIB, Southwater controls gross written premium of around £1.2m.

Following the deal Macauley will become a member of BCIB's senior advisory team, while Southwater staff based in Billingshurst, West Sussex, will

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