Barbon Insurance Group Ltd (Barbon), has appointed Nigel Robbins as Broker Development Manager.
The appointment further underlines Barbon’s intention to capitalise on growth opportunities within the private rental sector, where the company provides referencing services and insurance solutions for tenants, landlords, brokers and letting agents. In his new role Robbins will further develop and diversify Barbon’s growth strategy through the mortgage and commercial broker market.
Robbins has spent 20 years in the mortgage and insurance sectors, across both broking, lending and insurer businesses and joins from Precise Mortgages where he was National Sales Manager with responsibility for new and existing client development.
He brings to Barbon a wealth of experience and insight into the broker channel alongside a track record of innovation and sales growth developed from a key insight and understanding of the market, customer needs and requirements.
Commenting on his new appointment, Robbins said: “I am excited to be joining Barbon with the ability and opportunity to expand our distribution channels further into the broker sector where the growth potential is significant. Barbon is a well-established business with high quality targeted products and services delivering outstanding protection backed by the highest level of service. I am excited by the opportunity to help the business capitalise on the exciting dynamics in the UK private rental sector.”
Andy Glynne, Barbon Commercial Director commented: “I am delighted that Nigel is joining us to enable and deliver our next stage of growth. He brings enormous experience and expertise to the business and will be key to our development in the broker channel where we will deliver a credible alternative to the current market. His knowledge of the sector and previous success make him a great addition to our business”.