People Moves: 30 October – 3 November 2023

Recruitment chess moves

Keep up to date with the latest insurance personnel moves.

Featuring: Direct Line Group, Beazley, MGAA, Iprism, Pen Underwriting, CNA Hardy, EY and Criterion.

Direct Line Group hires director of claims services

James Geary, a former managing director of personal lines and protection at Covéa Insurance, is joining DLG as director of claims services and is expected to start in the job in the first quarter of 2024. Geary will be responsible for leading DLG’s auto services and DLG legal services.

Geary joins from MotoNovo Finance, part of Aldermore Bank

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Sporting Sponsor: Verlingue

Insurance Age caught up with Neal Lumb, executive director of sales and marketing at Verlingue, to hear about the how the business sponsors a range of clubs and sports.

Ex-broker CEO running to be MP

The former owner and CEO of Erskine Murray Insurance Brokers Tom Bartleet is to run as a parliamentary candidate in the 2024 general election for the Liberal Democrats in South Suffolk.

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