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We are proud to have a large and diverse team, who are all are experts at what they do. We are also a friendly bunch, so give us a call if you need any help. You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but our team’s mugs certainly says something about them...

Gary Uren ACII

Gary Uren ACII

Director

Super Power?
Resilience
First album?
ELO – Discovery
Celebrity dinner date?
Sir Ian Botham
Dream job?
Pro Golfer
Karaoke song?
Real Gone Kid – Deacon Blue

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  • M. 07779 010819
John Ludley BSc ACII

John Ludley BSc ACII

Managing Director

Super Power?
Natural physical mutation
First album?
Cheap Trick - live at the Budokan
Celebrity dinner date?
John McEnroe
Dream job?
Safari Ranger
Karaoke song?
Turning Japanese

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  • T. 0117 9388 480
  • M. 07831 470599
Daniel Hallmark BA (Hons) Cert CII MCMI

Daniel Hallmark BA (Hons) Cert CII MCMI

Commercial Manager

Super Power?
Breathing underwater
First album?
Scott Joplin – Ragtime Classics
Celebrity dinner date?
Meg Ryan
Dream job?
Dolphin Trainer
Karaoke song?
4′33″ by John Cage

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  • T. 0117 9388 486
Sue Ludley BA (Hons) FCCA

Sue Ludley BA (Hons) FCCA

Head of Finance

Super Power?
Eating pancakes
First album?
Too long ago to remember
Celebrity dinner date?
David Attenborough
Dream job?
This one!
Karaoke song?
I cant sing

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Liz Bland Cert CII

Liz Bland Cert CII

Claims Manager

Super Power?
Always find my way home after the pub
First album?
Sir Rod Stewart - Sailing
Celebrity dinner date?
Sir Tom Jones
Dream job?
Wine taster
Karaoke song?
Anything by Dolly Parton

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  • T. 0117 9388 494
Mike Bolt Cert CII

Mike Bolt Cert CII

Business Development Manager

Super Power?
Time travel
First album?
Cat Stevens - Tea for The Tillerman
Celebrity dinner date?
Ranulph Fiennes
Dream job?
Landscape Gardener
Karaoke song?
Dean Martin – Little Ole Wine Drinker me

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  • T. 07788 315947
Anthony Virtue Cert CII

Anthony Virtue Cert CII

Schemes Manager

Super Power?
USA
First album?
Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite on blue shellac
Celebrity dinner date?
Donna Summer & George Gershwin
Dream job?
Mattress tester
Karaoke song? 
John Cage - 4’33”

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  • T. 0117 9388 487
Neil Richardson BA (Hons) Dip CII

Neil Richardson BA (Hons) Dip CII

Head of E-Trading

Super Power?
Flying
First album?
Blur - Parklife
Celebrity dinner date?
Meghan Markle
Dream job?
Retired
Karaoke song?
Mr Brightside

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  • T. 0117 9388 495
Dean Palmer BSc (Econ) Cert CII

Dean Palmer BSc (Econ) Cert CII

Head of Underwriting

Super Power?
Innuendo
First album?
Disaster Area – Only the End of the World Again
Celebrity dinner date?
The Ameglian Major Cow
Dream job?
Host at Milliways

Karaoke song?

Any Vogon Poetry
Favourite destination?
The restaurant at the end of the universe

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  • T. 0117 9388 496
Lizz Grange Cert CII

Lizz Grange Cert CII

Senior Underwriter

Super Power?
Ability to sleep anywhere
First album?
A-HA - Hunting High & Low
Celebrity dinner date?
Karen O
Dream job?
Medical Illustrator (according to the online quiz I just did)
Karaoke song?
Never sung Karaoke!

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  • T. 0117 9388 489
Rob Smith Cert CII

Rob Smith Cert CII

Underwriting Team Leader

First album?
NOW 30
Celebrity dinner date?
Ricky Gervais
Dream job?
Fighter pilot
Karaoke song?
Will sing anything when drunk

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  • T. 0117 9388 499
Laura Williams BA (Hons) Dip CII

Laura Williams BA (Hons) Dip CII

Underwriting Team Leader

Super Power?
Time travel
First album? 
Madonna - Music
Celebrity dinner date?
Anthony Joshua
Dream job?  
Pop star
Karaoke song?
I Can’t Go For That - Hall & Oates

  • Email Laura Williams BA (Hons) Dip CII
  • T. 0117 9388 492