CBC UK Limited, Mansell Court, 69 Mansell Street, London, E1 8AN.
Registered in England under Company No. 1973536. Registered Office: 8-11 Crescent, London, EC3N 2LY.
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, Firm Ref No 145164
The independent Lloyd's Insurance Broker, CBC UK Limited, which offers a wide range of services to commercial and personal clients as well as broking solutions to intermediaries, today announces the expansion of its MGA, Bell Underwriting ("Bell").
CBC have hired Emma Bennett to head up the private client side of Bell. Emma was previously head of private clients at Synergy Insurance Services and subsequently at Plum Underwriting, who acquired Synergy in 2016.
Commenting on Ms Bennett’s appointment, CBC’s CEO Rob Cottingham stated:
"Emma's appointment adds a huge amount of underwriting and MGA management experience to Bell. It is our ongoing intention to substantially develop Bell, which will serve to provide added value to the company’s broker partners".
Emma Bennett commented:
"I am delighted to join Bell at such an exciting time in its development. I am confident that the experience I have gained working in the private client sector will add significant value to the existing product offering and help deliver an enhanced service to Bells partner brokers."
Established in 1985, CBC is a Retail and Wholesale Lloyd’s Insurance Broker, offering a wide range of services to commercial and personal clients as well as broking solutions to intermediaries. CBC is privately owned and managed by the Directors and advises on all manner of insurance products and services, including commercial, professional and personal risks.
In 2017, CBC completed a MBO, financed by BP Marsh & Partners plc, with City veteran, Andrew Wallas appointed as Chairman. This was produced with the desire of the Management Team to grow the business via acquisitions, team lifts and hires. This is the continuation of this strategy.