Meet the team

Our Executives

CEO

Simon Taylor

A serial and successful entrepreneur, Simon established Uinsure in 2007.

Chief Commercial Officer

Martin Schultheiss

Martin joined Uinsure in 2020. Martin is responsible for Uinsure’s strategy and oversees our ambitious technology roadmap.

Chief Finance Officer

James Fawcett

James joined the team in 2009 and heads up our financial, legal and personnel departments.

Chief Governance Officer

Brionie Hemingway

Brionie joined in 2019 with over 25 years’ experience in FS and is responsible for Uinsure’s Risk and Compliance.

Chief Proposition Director

Paul Kelly

Paul is responsible for our Insurer relationships and developing new and existing products.

Chief Partnership & Marketing Officer

Lauren Bagley

Lauren joined in 2020 with over 15 years’ experience in FS. Lauren leads the sales and marketing team and is responsible for our key partner relationships.

Chief Operations Officer

Tim Harrison

Tim joined in 2007, ever since Uinsure’s inception. Tim is responsible for operations within Uinsure.

Chief New Business Officer

Amy Groome

Amy manages our D2C Sales team and heads up our referral service.

CEO

Simon Taylor

A serial and successful entrepreneur, Simon established Uinsure in 2007.

Chief Commercial Officer

Martin Schultheiss

Martin joined Uinsure in 2020. Martin is responsible for Uinsure’s strategy and oversees our ambitious technology roadmap.

Chief Finance Officer

James Fawcett

James joined the team in 2009 and heads up our financial, legal and personnel departments.

Chief Governance Officer

Brionie Hemingway

Brionie joined in 2019 with over 25 years’ experience in FS and is responsible for Uinsure’s Risk and Compliance.

Chief Proposition Director

Paul Kelly

Paul is responsible for our Insurer relationships and developing new and existing products.

Chief Partnership & Marketing Officer

Lauren Bagley

Lauren joined in 2020 with over 15 years’ experience in FS. Lauren leads the sales and marketing team and is responsible for our key partner relationships.

Chief Operations Officer

Tim Harrison

Tim joined in 2007, ever since Uinsure’s inception. Tim is responsible for operations within Uinsure.

Chief New Business Officer

Amy Groome

Amy manages our D2C Sales team and heads up our referral service.

Our Non-Execs

Non Executive Chairman

Dan Wright

Dan joined in 2022 and has a strong track record in investment across public and private markets.

Non Executive Director

Lynda Blackwell

Lynda joined in 2020 and has over 25 years industry and regulatory experience. She has held a variety of senior positions including the FCA.

Non Executive Director

Joanne Smith

Jo joined in 2022 and is a founder of two successful industry tech businesses and an award-winning entrepreneur.

Non Executive Chairman

Dan Wright

Dan joined in 2022 and has a strong track record in investment across public and private markets.

Non Executive Director

Lynda Blackwell

Lynda joined in 2020 and has over 25 years industry and regulatory experience. She has held a variety of senior positions including the FCA.

Non Executive Director

Joanne Smith

Jo joined in 2022 and is a founder of two successful industry tech businesses and an award-winning entrepreneur.

BDM Team

Business Development Manger

Stuwart Skett

Stu worked as a BDM for TMB, One Account, RBS Intermediary and Santander before joining Uinsure in April 2010.

Business Development Manager

Katie Warren

Katie has worked in financial services, retail and customer service industry and believes strongly in developing people and businesses to harness their full potential.

Business Development Manager

Angela Robertson

Angela has worked in financial services for over 20 years and held senior development roles in L&G, AXA and Tesco Bank before joining Uinsure in 2017.

Business Development Manager

Claire Flanagan

Claire has 15 years of experience in financial services, working in pensions, retail banking, employee benefits and now general insurance.

Business Development Manager

Stuwart Skett

Stu worked as a BDM for TMB, One Account, RBS Intermediary and Santander before joining Uinsure in April 2010.

Business Development Manager

Katie Warren

Katie has worked in financial services, retail and customer service industry and believes strongly in developing people and businesses to harness their full potential.

Business Development Manager

Angela Robertson

Angela has worked in financial services for over 20 years and held senior development roles in L&G, AXA and Tesco Bank before joining Uinsure in 2017.

Business Development Manager

Claire Flanagan

Claire has 15 years of experience in financial services, working in pensions, retail banking, employee benefits and now general insurance.

Broker Support Team

Head of Customer & Broker Experience

Andy Murphy

Andy joined in 2018 and heads up our Customer & Broker Experience strategy. Andy has over 15 years’ experience within Financial Services.

Operations Team Leader

Andrew Johnson

Andy has worked for Uinsure for over 10 years and has over 15 years’ experience in Financial Services.

Customer Service Representative

Charlotte Ellis

Charlotte joined the team in 2020 to pursue a different career within financial services. Outside work, Charlotte enjoys cooking and socialising with friends.

Customer Service Representative

Louise Hall

Louise has worked with Uinsure for 4 years and previously worked with Alianz for 13 years. Outside work Louise enjoys going out for meals and spending time outdoors.

Head of Customer & Broker Experience

Andy Murphy

Andy joined in 2018 and heads up our Customer & Broker Experience strategy. Andy has over 15 years’ experience within Financial Services.

Operations Team Leader

Andrew Johnson

Andy has worked for Uinsure for over 10 years and has over 15 years’ experience in Financial Services.

Customer Service Representative

Charlotte Ellis

Charlotte joined the team in 2020 to pursue a different career within financial services. Outside work, Charlotte enjoys cooking and socialising with friends.

Customer Service Representative

Louise Hall

Louise has worked with Uinsure for 4 years and previously worked with Alianz for 13 years. Outside work Louise enjoys going out for meals and spending time outdoors.

D2C Team

Sales Manager

Darrel Jackson

Darrel has worked in sales environments for 10 years and joined Uinsure in 2020. Most recently worked at the Crystal Group  and managed different sales teams and campaigns.

Quality & Monitoring Executive

Quinton Smith-Webbe

Quinton is the sales quality and monitoring executive. He joined Uinsure in 2019 and has worked in financial services for 10 years in mortgages, banking and insurance.

Insurance Adviser

Shaz Ahmed

Shaz joined the team in 2020 with numerous years’ experience in insurance. He describes himself as a little man with a big personality and loves going to the gym.

Insurance Adviser

Joe Vaneeathan

Joe has worked in telesales for the past 5 years in various roles. In his spare time he devotes himself to the gym, training for hypertrophy and spending time with his family.

Insurance Adviser

Thomas Roberts

Thomas joined Uinsure in mid 2021 and has worked in sales for the last 5 years in various roles. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his son and partner.

Insurance Adviser

Javed Alimi

Javed has worked in customer service for the last 6 years and has experience in retentions, customer services and complaint handling.

Insurance Adviser

Alex Laulik

Alex has worked in sales since 2018, after graduating with a Master’s in environmental management.

Insurance Adviser

Michael Bagshaw

Michael has worked in Insurance for the last 6 years, working for Co-op before joining Uinsure 3 years ago. In his spare time he enjoys running, hiking and watching films.

Insurance Adviser

Jassell James

Jassell has recently joined the team after moving to the UK from Ontario, Canada. In her previous job role she was a travel agent and a home/car insurance advisor.

Insurance Adviser

Oliver Crompton

Oliver has worked in sales for around 2 years following a career teaching outdoor education in China.

Sales Manager

Darrel Jackson

Darrel has worked in sales environments for 10 years and joined Uinsure in 2020. Most recently worked at the Crystal Group  and managed different sales teams and campaigns.

Quality & Monitoring Executive

Quinton Smith-Webbe

Quinton is the sales quality and monitoring executive. He joined Uinsure in 2019 and has worked in financial services for 10 years in mortgages, banking and insurance.

Insurance Adviser

Shaz Ahmed

Shaz joined the team in 2020 with numerous years’ experience in insurance. He describes himself as a little man with a big personality and loves going to the gym.

Insurance Adviser

Joe Vaneeathan

Joe has worked in telesales for the past 5 years in various roles. In his spare time he devotes himself to the gym, training for hypertrophy and spending time with his family.

Insurance Adviser

Thomas Roberts

Thomas joined Uinsure in mid 2021 and has worked in sales for the last 5 years in various roles. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his son and partner.

Insurance Adviser

Javed Alimi

Javed has worked in customer service for the last 6 years and has experience in retentions, customer services and complaint handling.

Insurance Adviser

Alex Laulik

Alex has worked in sales since 2018, after graduating with a Master’s in environmental management.

Insurance Adviser

Michael Bagshaw

Michael has worked in Insurance for the last 6 years, working for Co-op before joining Uinsure 3 years ago. In his spare time he enjoys running, hiking and watching films.

Insurance Adviser

Jassell James

Jassell has recently joined the team after moving to the UK from Ontario, Canada. In her previous job role she was a travel agent and a home/car insurance advisor.

Insurance Adviser

Oliver Crompton

Oliver has worked in sales for around 2 years following a career teaching outdoor education in China.

Marketing Team

Marketing Manager

Rebecca Ellis

Rebecca joined Uinsure in 2019 and works with the Sales and Marketing teams where she is responsible for ensuring greater alignment between the teams.

Marketing Consultant

Tom Gibson

Tom joined in 2021 from an agency background which saw him work with many household brands like, including Specsavers, Iceland and Garmin.

Digital Designer

Harrison Holmes

Harrison joined Uinsure in 2020 and works in the Marketing team. With over 4 years experience Harrison is responsible for all things design related with the brand. 

Marketing Manager

Rebecca Ellis

Rebecca joined Uinsure in 2019 and works with the Sales and Marketing teams where she is responsible for ensuring greater alignment between the teams.

Marketing Consultant

Tom Gibson

Tom joined in 2021 from an agency background which saw him work with many household brands like, including Specsavers, Iceland and Garmin.

Digital Designer

Harrison Holmes

Harrison joined Uinsure in 2020 and works in the Marketing team. With over 4 years experience Harrison is responsible for all things design related with the brand. 

Technology Team

Head of Engineering

Ross Tyler

Bio coming soon…

Technical Transformation Manager

Chris Cooper-Tonge

Chris joined Uinsure in April 2019 with 6 years’ experience in delivery roles and focuses on developing & enhancing our digital products.

Senior Developer

Paul Robson

Paul joined Uinsure in 2020 as a Senior Software Developer. He has 10 years’ experience across logistics, retail, energy and finance industries.

Senior Software Developer

Henry Ho

Henry joined Uinsure in May 2019 as a Senior Software Developer. Previously he’s worked in different industries including health and safety, finance and travel. 

Developer

Vincent Giang

Vinny joined Uinsure in July 2019 as a software developer. He has prior experience working in Health and Safety and Insurance.

Junior Tester

Anke Teale

Anke joined Uinsure in October 2019 as a Junior Tester. Previously she has worked in financial services Risk and Compliance roles for almost 20 years.

Principal Developer

Andrew Goacher

Andrew has been a software developer for the past 9 years having worked in Design Automation/Engineering, Health and before joining Uinsure in 2020. 

Senior Developer

Mom Moh Oo

Bio coming soon…

Development Team Lead

Tony Flaherty

Tony has worked in the IT industry for 30 years, including the last 16 years in the insurance and vehicle telematics sectors. 

Head of Engineering

Ross Tyler

Bio coming soon…

Technical Transformation Manager

Chris Cooper-Tonge

Chris joined Uinsure in April 2019 with 6 years’ experience in delivery roles and focuses on developing & enhancing our digital products.

Senior Developer

Paul Robson

Paul joined Uinsure in 2020 as a Senior Software Developer. He has 10 years’ experience across logistics, retail, energy and finance industries.

Senior Software Developer

Henry Ho

Henry joined Uinsure in May 2019 as a Senior Software Developer. Previously he’s worked in different industries including health and safety, finance and travel. 

Developer

Vincent Giang

Vinny joined Uinsure in July 2019 as a software developer. He has prior experience working in Health and Safety and Insurance.

Junior Tester

Anke Teale

Anke joined Uinsure in October 2019 as a Junior Tester. Previously she has worked in financial services Risk and Compliance roles for almost 20 years.

Principal Developer

Andrew Goacher

Andrew has been a software developer for the past 9 years having worked in Design Automation/Engineering, Health and before joining Uinsure in 2020. 

Senior Developer

Mom Mom Oo

Bio coming soon…

Development Team Lead

Tony Flaherty

Tony has worked in the IT industry for 30 years, including the last 16 years in the insurance and vehicle telematics sectors. 

Product Team

Head of Digital Optimisation

Cameron Parsons

Cameron has worked to accelerate technology in financial services for 4 years, with a broad set of skills ranging from concept ideation to execution.

Product Executive

MJ Hoque

MJ has worked in the Insurance industry for over 8 years, starting his career at the Direct Line Group as a Personal Lines Insurance Consultant.

Head of Digital Optimisation

Cameron Parsons

Cameron has worked to accelerate technology in financial services for 4 years, with a broad set of skills ranging from concept ideation to execution.

Product Executive

MJ Hoque

MJ has worked in the Insurance industry for over 8 years, starting his career at the Direct Line Group as a Personal Lines Insurance Consultant.

Compliance Team

Compliance Officer

Matthew Sabin

Matthew has worked in financial services for 14 years with the RBS group working in Risk and Compliance before joining the team in 2020.

Compliance Officer

Daniel McGrogan

Daniel joined the team in 2021 and has worked in risk and compliance for 4 years. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar and hiking.

Compliance Officer

Matthew Sabin

Matthew has worked in financial services for 14 years with the RBS group working in Risk and Compliance before joining the team in 2020.

Compliance Officer

Daniel McGrogan

Daniel joined the team in 2021 and has worked in risk and compliance for 4 years. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar and hiking.

Finance Team

Financial Controller

Matt Neilson

Matt is an ACCA qualified accountant, working and training in industry since 2011, previously worked for The Hut Group, Total Fitness, Airline Services, and Stagecoach.

Management Accountant

Keith Mercer

Keith has worked for Uinsure in the Finance department for 4 years and recently qualified as a chartered accountant. In his free time he enjoys running and traveling.

Financial Controller

Matt Neilson

Matt is an ACCA qualified accountant, working and training in industry since 2011, previously worked for The Hut Group, Total Fitness, Airline Services, and Stagecoach.

Management Accountant

Keith Mercer

Keith has worked for Uinsure in the Finance department for 4 years and recently qualified as a chartered accountant. In his free time he enjoys running and traveling.

HR & Admin Team

People & Development Lead

Emma Higgins

Emma has worked for Uinsure as Human Resources Manager for 3 years and has recently qualified as a Level 5 CIPD Associate HR Professional.

Executive Assistant

Olivia Archer-Jones

Olivia has a background within the legal sector having spent the last 4 years working for Pinsent Masons, Dubai.

Office Administrator

Mia Taylor

Mia has worked previously in legal and financial Administrator roles before joining the Uinsure team in 2021, as well as being a qualified Flight Attendant.

People & Development Lead

Emma Higgins

Emma has worked for Uinsure as Human Resources Manager for 3 years and has recently qualified as a Level 5 CIPD Associate HR Professional.

Executive Assistant

Olivia Archer-Jones

Olivia has a background within the legal sector having spent the last 4 years working for Pinsent Masons, Dubai.

Office Administrator

Mia Taylor

Mia has worked previously in legal and financial Administrator roles before joining the Uinsure team in 2021, as well as being a qualified Flight Attendant.

Commercial Team

Commercial Insurance Director

Sean Thompson

Sean joined Uinsure in October 2019. Sean has 17 years’ experience in the Commercial insurance market gained in the UK and Ireland and now oversees.

Commercial Operations Manager

Mike Symonds

Mike joined Uinsure in April 2020 during lockdown, to assist with the setting up of the Commercial business. He has over 25 years’ experience in Commercial Lines.

Non-Standard & Commercial Adviser

Emmanuel Aggrey

Manny joined Uinsure in November 2011 having worked within the financial services industry for over 15 years.

Senior Commercial Adviser

Johir Miah

Johir has 13 years commercial and personal lines insurance experience dealing with multiple products. Outside of work he likes to go to the gym, play football and socialise.

Commercial Insurance Adviser

Andrea Smith

Andrea joined Uinsure in November 2020 and has over 4 years’ experience in the Insurance industry.

Commercial Insurance Adviser

Charlotte Fauguel

Charlotte recently joined Uinsure from Swinton Insurance and has worked in commercial insurance for 5 years.

Commercial Insurance Director

Sean Thompson

Sean joined Uinsure in October 2019. Sean has 17 years’ experience in the Commercial insurance market gained in the UK and Ireland and now oversees.

Commercial Operations Manager

Mike Symonds

Mike joined Uinsure in April 2020 during lockdown, to assist with the setting up of the Commercial business. He has over 25 years’ experience in Commercial Lines.

Non-Standard & Commercial Adviser

Emmanuel Aggrey

Manny joined Uinsure in November 2011 having worked within the financial services industry for over 15 years.

Senior Commercial Adviser

Johir Miah

Johir has 13 years commercial and personal lines insurance experience dealing with multiple products. Outside of work he likes to go to the gym, play football and socialise.

Commercial Insurance Adviser

Andrea Smith

Andrea joined Uinsure in November 2020 and has over 4 years’ experience in the Insurance industry.

Commercial Insurance Adviser

Charlotte Fauguel

Charlotte recently joined Uinsure from Swinton Insurance and has worked in commercial insurance for 5 years.

Commercial Insurance Adviser

Leia Williams

Leia previously worked at Swinton Insurance and was looking for a new challenge within Commercial Insurance when she joined Uinsure which felt like the right fit.