This month, Cheltenham independent insurance broker, JMP, welcomes two new appointments to its growing team.
The firm established 12 years ago, which is based in Imperial Square, has appointed Jennifer Tonner and Edward Hampshire as new commercial account executives as part of its plans for continued growth.
Jennifer joins JMP with 7 years’ industry experience specialising in Cyber Insurance advising small SMEs through to large corporates. In her newly created role, she will be responsible for driving JMPs cyber insurance strategy, managing her own client needs as well as building and maintaining relationships with new businesses.
Jennifer said: “I am really excited to be working at a brokerage with such a progressive and dynamic approach to insurance which is backed by a wealth of industry knowledge. I am looking forward to rolling out our cyber insurance proposition to all our clients and forming new partnerships with local experts”
Edward joins JMP with over 7 years experience in the industry having worked previously at PIB group. In his new role he will be responsible for business development as well as looking after and reinvigorating existing solicitor partnerships and building new relationships within the property insurance sector. Edward will be working alongside the Managing Director, John Phillips to further develop their property owner’s insurance proposition and general commercial insurance.
On his new position Edward said “I am really pleased to have joined this fantastic broker, my new colleagues have been welcoming and so helpful. I’m excited to work within a team stacked with industry experience and help grow the businesses commercial offering.”
Both the appointments come at an important time of development and growth for JMP, John Phillips, Managing Director speaking of the appointments said; “I feel privileged that we have had solid growth throughout 2020, despite tough trading conditions. With the increase in the number of enquiries we have received and coupled with the projects we have lined up for 2021 we are really excited to be expanding our team of passionate, hard working and talented staff.” He added “JMP is committed to building a first-class insurance broker in the Cotswolds and recruiting talented people like Jennifer and Edward is key to achieving our growth aspirations. Our clients will benefit from their knowledge of the industry and we look forward to seeing how they grow and thrive in the roles.