Towergate-owned network adds new partner to insurer panel

Gary Duggan Broker Network

Broker Network and Countrywide has made a double appointment in its insurer relations team.

Dave Wilkins has joined from AXA Insurance, where he held a number of key account management and new business positions.

Emma Parr has joined from Ecclesiastical Insurance, where most recently, she was as a development manager for Broker Network and Countrywide.

The network has also launched a new, non-transferable and exclusive commercial combined product through Broker Network Underwriting.

Meanwhile, the company has also added high new work home insurer Home & Legacy as a new partner on its insurer panel.

Network division chief executive Gary Duggan (pictured) said: “There is a real sense of momentum gathering within network as we now look to build on the progress made in 2012.

“Our newly expanded insurer relations team will help us to further focus our efforts on the development of new products and the securing of additional markets for Members to help them win and retain clients.”