Matras had been in the role on an interim basis since Gareth Howell left the provider at the end of February.
Former Broker Network boss takes on retail MD position at the business previously known as Coversure.
Provider has started the recruitment process to find a successor, as Lance Batchelor is set to leave the business in January 2020.
Push for professionalism: Brokers need to work with the rest of the market to build public trust, says Liz Foster
Tara Waite (formerly Kneafsey) is to replace exiting chief executive Tom Woolgrove.
He first joined the Scottish broker as MD in January 2018.
The announcement comes one day ahead of an investor meeting in which it is predicted new CEO Maurice Tulloch will announce a restructure.
Get to grips with cyber: Brokers need to do more for their own cyber security, says Eva Berg-Winters
Siân Barton urges the sector to sign up to the three Insurance Cares pledges to help vulnerable customers with dementia.
Jennifer Townsend of Knight Frank argues that it's time for the insurance industry to put its people first.
The on-demand property broker, which focuses on the sharing economy, has raised £2.5m in a funding round led by Peter Wood and Esure.
The former Brightside CEO has been appointed as an NED alongside Sir Mark Boleat as chairman.
Quotall's Simon Ball discusses how brokers can evolve to meet changing customer demands.
Ahead of Biba’s 2019 conference, which has mental health at the top of the agenda, Steve White considers how the broker sector can foster wellbeing for its workforce.
Guillaume will take a NED role on the company’s main board.
The backlash against dual pricing might finally be gaining momentum, says Jamie Marchant
Cliff was formerly CEO of Brightside and has previously taken NED roles at Be Wiser and Evolution Claims Management.
Brokers must look internationally to keep ahead of developments, says Aon Commercial Risk & Health Solutions' Martyn Denney
Brightside said the management change was made to build stronger and deeper relationships with distribution partners in an increasingly digitised sector.
Briggs steps down as CEO UK Insurance following Maurice Tulloch’s appointment as group CEO as Aviva announces further management changes “to bring greater energy and pace” and a review of UK business.
Everyone has a role to play in protecting the planet - even the insurance sector. Unfriend Coal's Peter Bosshard explains what brokers can do to help prevent climate change.
Alastair Blundell takes up the newly-created position of head of general insurance.
Milton has been promoted to the role of head of UK sales and distribution and will seek to grow broker relationships.
She replaces Mark Neale who announced last year that he was to leave in May after nine years in the role.