Broker-only MGA Manchester Underwriting has announced the appointment of Richard Webb 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. Richard is responsible for developing broker relations, and overseeing the development of key business relationships.
Charles Manchester commented: “Richard is a prominent figure in the insurance market and has had a successful 24 year career in the industry. He brings with him a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to this new position.
“This position is fundamental to our planned growth and development and is a key factor in our development over the coming years”
Richard Webb, who was previously Head of Marketing and Broker Development for HCC International has a wide ranging career having also worked for Hiscox Insurance Company and General Accident Insurance Co. Plc. Commenting on the new role, Webb said – “I’m delighted to be working with Charles again and the team at MUM. The market is crying out for innovation and a new approach to underwriting and the business relationships and I feel that we are ideally placed to help brokers grow their business”.
The appointment of Richard Webb is subject to FSA approval.
Source : Manchester Underwriting Management Press Release