Direct Insurance Group hopes sparks will fly with CCO hire

Direct Insurance Group Plc (‘DIG’ or ‘the Group’) one of the UK’s leading independent Lloyd’s Brokers announces the appointment of David Flint, as Chief Commercial Officer, a newly created role, placing him at the helm of its wholesale division, Direct Insurance London Market.

Based from its London office, Flint will be primarily responsible for ensuring commercial success of the business, managing the commercial strategy and development of all Group Broking and Underwriting companies as well as driving business growth.

The creation of this role follows an extensive examination of the business and its group strategy to support growth within its UK and international ventures.

Flint brings more than 30 years of insurance industry experience to the business including Development of UK and International Business, significant knowledge and understanding of Casualty & Property classes and Marine & Aviation. He also has access to a broad network of re-insurance contacts within the Lloyd’s, London and International markets.

Flint said: “I’m pleased to be taking on this new role at Direct Insurance Group Plc. The business has a clear vision for the future and is determined to ensure that our clients are getting the very best from our team. Creating a new Executive Committee and team structure is a reflection of that commitment.”

Direct Insurance Group Plc, Chief Executive Officer David Bearman said: “With a more focused executive team now in place the business can look to expanding across its chosen markets and maximise the significant opportunities available.”

BIBA Environmental Contractors Webinar

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