Sutton Winson hires new Commercial Sales and Development Director


Sutton Winson Insurance Brokers and Risk Managers has announced that it has hired Gareth Roberts.

In his new director role Mr Roberts will be responsible for Commercial Sales & Development and managing the Commercial teams in their two offices.

Managing Director, David Thomson, commented “As a Chartered Insurance Broker with more than 30 years industry experience, gained at Commercial Union, independent brokers and latterly Jelf, we are delighted Gareth has chosen to join Sutton Winson. His sales and management experience combined with his industry knowledge are a perfect fit for us and will be invaluable in ensuring the continued growth ambitions of the business are met”.

Mr Roberts said “I am very excited to be returning to a proud Independent Broker with traditional values offering a first-class service to its clients across a full proposition of products. As a privately-owned business, decisions are made locally and it is refreshing to be working again for a firm which cares greatly for its people and is committed to their continual development, as well as a business capable of making significant investments to ensure future success where digital capability is key. It is very clear that our people are our greatest asset and live the ethos of ‘putting the client at the centre of everything we do’. Insurance is a relationship led business and I am really looking forward to being part of a brokerage which values its insurance partners and in turn is greatly respected by them”.