Ian Oxley has joined Countrywide Insurance Marketing as partnerships manager. He was previously group product development manager at Rarrigini & Rosso.
Simon Jackson has been appointed group business development manager of the Dial Direct group. He will be responsible for all liaison with external contacts.
Healthcare cash plan provider Healthsure has hired Philip James as a business consultant. He will be responsible for servicing existing business in Norfolk, Peterborough and Suffolk, as well as developing new company accounts.
Ian Valentine has joined Lloyd's broker PYV in the newly-created role of head of development. He was previously with the affinity division of Marsh, where he was a sector manager.
Personal injury legal firm Donns has appointed Stephanie Tatton as training manager. She will be based at Donns' new office in Manchester, which houses dedicated training rooms.
Loss adjuster Resolve International has appointed Tim Hollinrake to its Asia Pacific unit. Hollinrake is fluent in Mandarin and will transfer to a Resolve office in the Far East soon.
Tim Bradley has joined Redbox Systems as IT director. He comes to Redbox, the company behind Covermaker.net, from Intrustworld Holdings in Sweden, where he was project manager.
Invaluable, which provides information on the art and antiques market, has appointed James Scott Brown as new business development director. He joins from loss adjuster McLarens Toplis. He previously worked for Ellis and Buckley and as an auctioneer for Phillips.
Nicola Burchell is the new marketing manager at travel insurance and assistance firm Mondial Assistance. She was previously product controller for aftersales marketing at Porsche Cars Great Britain.
Mark Batten has become head of Pricewaterhousecoopers (PWC) Insurance Restructuring Group. He was previously the leader of PWC's value consulting practice, where he undertook corporate finance consulting work. Batten has more than 12 years' corporate restructuring experience.