Coversure reveals new CEO

Broker restructures leadership team following record-breaking financial results

Coversure reveals new CEO


By Louie Bacani

Coversure Insurance Services Group has restructured its leadership team, announcing major changes including a new CEO and chairman.
The company reports that managing director Bob Darling is now the group CEO while group managing director John Hooper has been named chairman of the group executive committee.
Associate director of commercial Steve Parker takes on the role of group commercial director and managing director of Policyfast, the online insurance wholesalers unit. Sarah Darling, associate director of sales and marketing, has become group sales and marketing director and managing director of Coversure.

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Picking up the role of group regulations and compliance director is Carl Ashton, who currently serves as compliance manager.
Coversure said the restructured leadership will strengthen the group’s strategic direction and help facilitate ambitious growth plans.
“These are important changes for the Group and recognise the achievements of a leadership team that has been driving long-term sustainable growth in our business for the last two years,” said Mark Coverdale, chairman of the holding company.
Coverdale added that the new leadership structure has the “experience, professionalism and enthusiasm to make the most of the opportunities that lie ahead.”

The changes follow the company’s recent announcement of record-breaking results, which saw GWP hit over £160 million.

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