Broker-only MGA Manchester Underwriting has announced the appointment of Danny French as a Director of the business. The role, which has been created as part of the company’s plan for commercial lines development, will report to chief executive Charles Manchester.
Charles Manchester commented: “Danny brings with him a great deal of experience and understanding of our market and his skills will be hugely beneficial for us and the brokers that we work with. This investment in expertise is fundamental to our planned growth and is a key factor in our development over the coming years”.
Danny French, who was previously Development Underwriter for RSA has a wide ranging career including time spent at Chubb and Markel. Commenting on the new role, French said – “I’m delighted to be working with the team at MUM. Understanding the issues impacting on the pricing of risk and setting a consistent approach for brokers will be key in the future and I am sure that brokers will be looking for that help and expertise to deliver the best to their clients.
The appointment of Danny French is subject to FSA approval.
Source : Manchester Underwriting Press Release