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SIMON AITKEN

GAUNTLET INSURANCE SERVICES

 Company director Simon Aitken, previously from rival company Howden, is responsible for developing business within Gauntlet and has a wealth of experience in advising UK Domiciled and Non Domiciled families with complex insurance requirements.  It’s a dream role for the… Read More

MARGARET ARGENT

MARSH

Margaret Argent runs Marsh’s private client arm, which insures a diverse range of assets, from ‘properties at home and overseas’ to ‘bloodstock and yachts’. The global insurance brand provides a concierge-style service for those whose financial risks are growing alongside… Read More

CHRIS BENTLEY

AXA ART

AXA’s director of underwriting for Northern Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific Chris Bentley joined the firm in 2012 from his previous role as fine art underwriter at Hiscox. The occasional weird and wonderful request brightens his day — he… Read More

LENNOX BUNTING

ZURICH PRIVATE CLIENTS

HNWs are prospering in the insurance space, Lennox Bunting says, despite the industry becoming ‘more competitive than ever’. Zurich is growing its private client base accordingly, he says: ‘We are there for our customers and when they need us most.’… Read More

DAVID FOSTER

LARK INSURANCE

Very few can boast of protecting ‘100 out of the remaining 600 Stradivarius instruments left in the world’: but David Foster, managing director of the niche private client insurance provider, certainly can. Lark provided cover for a £1.2 million Stradivarius… Read More

FILIPPO GUERRINI-MARALDI

HOWDEN

Responsible for driving the strategy and new business objectives of R K Harrison, Howden’s specialist private wealth division (both part of the Hyperion group), chairman Filippo Guerrini-Maraldi offers ‘sophisticated’ specialist insurance solutions for private individuals, providing cover for home and… Read More

GURPREET JOLLY

HISCOX

Hiscox is one of the oldest, biggest and most successful of Lloyd’s insurance syndicates, claiming to underwrite ‘whatever the size and complexity of the risk’. It has insured the famous taxidermy walrus at the Horniman museum, a specimen so well-known… Read More

JONATHAN LLOYD

LYCETTS

Lycetts is a market leader in the HNW insurance sector, with divisions that provide expertise across the full spectrum of corporate and business risks. In particular it has developed a reputation as a leader in the farm and estate, bloodstock… Read More

ANDREW MITCHELL

HISCOX

Andrew Mitchell leads the fine art team at Hiscox, which describes itself as ‘one of the oldest, biggest and most successful Lloyd’s syndicates’. The bulk of the business comes from ‘traditional’ valuables, such as paintings, sculptures and antiquities. Mitchell has… Read More

ALEC MOORE

WEATHERBYS HAMILTON

It’s been a very good year for Weatherbys Hamilton partner Alec Moore. The firm has made three new partner hires, and client trajectory looks promising, with ‘reassuring growth’ in the brand’s market share. Moore intends to drive up demand for… Read More

TARA PARCHMENT

CHUBB

Specialist advice with a passion for first-class service, that’s the cornerstone of Chubb’s proposition for private clients headed by Tara Parchment, the insurers head of the European Personal Risk Services division. With over 20 year’s experience, her clients range from… Read More

CLARE PARDY

HALLETT INDEPENDENT

Clare Pardy, a qualified art historian, is an intellectual among insurers. Hallett Independent’s veteran broker, who joined the firm to develop its book of museum, historic house and private client business, recently gave a lecture at the Insurance Institute of… Read More

OLIVER SCOTT

WILLIS PRIVATE CLIENTS

HNWs reach out to Oliver Scott’s specialist team when the value of their assets becomes ‘a bit higher than average’: Scott’s expertise is in items that are unprotected by standard insurance policies. This includes everything from property, jewellery and fine… Read More