Paul Williams, the executive chairman of the JRW Group, gives his views on InsurTech in the latest Insurance Age ‘Meet the techies’ feature. He warns brokers that fresh thinking is needed to survive in a changing world.
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26% year on year increase in Gross Written Premium (GWP) for 2016
The JRW Group, the powerhouse behind the UK’s most successful niche insurance brands, had another successful year in 2016. Results announced today for year-end 31 December 2016 show a 26% year on year increase in turnover – from ?7. 3 million in 2015 to ?9. Read More
Paul Williams, former Thistle Insurance Services Managing Director, is set to join The JRW Group as Executive Chairman, subject to regulatory approval. His appointment to this newly formed role comes at a time when the niche insurance specialist is set to embark on an ambitious growth plan.
Colin Whitehead, JRW CEO, said: "This is a new era for JRW as we look to bring several new online products to the market. Read More
Colin Whitehead, Chief Executive (left) and John Woosey, Managing Director (right).
Sports insurer The JRW Group today celebrated the acquisition of its 150,000th policyholder, having trebled the size of its customer base in the space of five years. With 150,000 individual policyholders, The JRW Group is now one of the largest sports insurers in the UK. Read More
The newly-launched Insure4Drones promises to shake up the market for commercial drone insurance in the UK. This new offering brings unbeatable speed, flexibility and price competitiveness to the UK’s commercial drone pilots and operators.
Until now, pilots have been subjected to hour-long forms and week-long turnaround times for their insurance certificates. Read More
Insure4Boats will change the way boat owners buy
- Instant bespoke policies can be purchased online in minutes
- Boat (Hull & Machinery) and Third Party Liability options covered,
plus a range of optional extras available
- Up to 25% no claims discount offered for experienced boat owners
- Flexible payment options, including 0% APR on monthly payments
- Lowest Price Guarantee
Insure4Boats, the latest specialist product from the UK’s
largest niche insurance provider, The JRW Group, has set sail and plans to give
customers more choice and better cover when it comes to insuring their boat or
craft. It offers tailored insurance policies for a wide range of different
types of boats, from Narrowboats, to Sailing boats and Jet Skis.
From the Group behind market-leading golf and cycling
insurance brands Golf
Care and Cycleplan, Insure4Boats will offer instant,
great value quotes, ensuring boat owners only ever pay for the cover they need,
without having to splash out for any unwanted extras. Read More
Manchester, 21 July 2015 cycleplan, the specialist cycle insurer, has signed Olympic and Commonwealth medallist Lizzie Armitstead as its brand ambassador.
Armitstead, who in June suffered a spectacular yet thankfully not too serious crash after winning the first stage of the Women’s Tour of Britain and then went on to win the British National Road Cycling Championship, will be the focus of the TV, ATL, PR and social campaign.
The campaign theme will centre on the benefits of cycle insurance and cycleplan’s role in keeping cyclists riding. Read More
Manchester, 7 July 2015 Insure4Music, a new music insurance brand launched today, offers the quickest, easiest and best value musical instrument and equipment cover in the UK.
With 17 years’ experience in specialist insurance, the team behind Insure4Music recognises the limitations of many household policies when it comes to providing affordable and dependable cover for the specific needs of musicians, bands, DJs, singers and music teachers. The result is a comprehensive music insurance policy that can be built around each individual or band’s requirements, meaning you only pay for what you need and not a penny more. Read More
Manchester, 9th June 2015 BikeRegister, the UK’s national cycle database, has partnered with cycleplan to offer customers more help to protect their bikes.
cycleplan, the cycle insurance specialists, will offer four weeks free insurance to cyclists who register their bike with BikeRegister. Cover will be for cycles(s) worth up to £2,000 and clothing and accessories up to £500. Read More
Manchester, 14 April 2015 The JRW Group, the UK’s largest sports insurance specialist, has strengthened its marketing with the appointment of a new team, led by Sarah Jones who joins in the new role of Head of Marketing.
Jones joins from Optionis Group where she was Group Head of Marketing for its three brands: Parasol, ClearSky Contractor Accounting and ClearSky Business. She brings with her a wealth of experience in insurance and insurance-related sectors having held roles at The Warranty Group and Ace European Group. Read More