Jo Spreckley joins from GAB Robins

Insurance claims service firm Davies Group has appointed Jo Spreckley to the newly created role of learning and development manager.

Spreckley will be responsible for personal development and training across the group, with a key focus on launching Davies’ graduate training programme.

She will also work closely with the CII and CILA to improve professional training for Davies teams.

Spreckley spent 10 years with Cunningham Lindsey where she worked in a variety of claims roles before spending five years working in the learning and development team. In 2012 she moved to GAB Robins where she led the learning and development function including managing the graduate scheme and increasing take up of professional qualifications.

Davies Group chief executive Dan Saulter said: “We want to raise the bar when it comes to professionalism in the claims industry and Jo’s appointment is testament to our commitment in this area. As a business we clearly see the benefits of greater professionalism, which is one of our key strategic drivers.  Not only does it give a business a competitive advantage but is also an important means of building confidence and trust with our clients.”

Spreckley will be based in Stoke and report to HR director Anne Thorne.