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Phil Zeidler has been revealed as the new chairman of Simply Business.

Zeidler was the founder of BGL-owned Junction and also a board member at BGL. He was involved in the setting up of Comparethemarket.

Simply Business chief executive Jason Stockwood said: “Phil’s wealth of experience in the insurance industry along with his entrepreneurial expertise will be an invaluable asset for Simply Business as we embark on the next chapter of the company.

“Simply Business launched 10 years ago and we have always strived to constantly improve and evolve our offering to provide the best possible service to our customers. We are excited about the great impact Phil will have and look forward to his involvement in driving the company forwards.” 

Zeidler said: “I am delighted to join Simply Business and play a leading role in the development of such an innovative and ambitious company. The recent awards are testimony to the great work of the team, and I look forward to contributing to the company’s ongoing success.”

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