First quarter in review

It has been a frenetic but successful start to 2020 for the team at Nelson Motor. We caught up with our Director of Motor, Andy Wright, for a summary of Q1

In February, we relocated to a new office suite in the heart of the business district in Manchester City Centre. Our new home in Lowry House provides us with a modern workspace to support our future growth, whilst also giving a long term commitment to the Manchester insurance market. We welcome any brokers who wish to get in touch for a catch up, or to present any risks to us for consideration.

We welcomed Lee Kendrick-Walker to the team on 1st March, joining us in the newly created role of Motor Underwriter. Lee has an in depth knowledge across the motor class, whilst also being in the unique position of previously working in both the claims and underwriting areas. It was an important step to recruit the first team member, ensuring we brought someone in with the right blend of skills, experience, but more importantly, someone who believes in the Nelson values.

March has presented a challenge globally, with the Covid-19 pandemic affecting everyone. We quickly implemented our business continuity plan on 19th March, with a seamless transition to working from home for the team. We have worked with our claims and MID partners, to ensure there is no disruption to our service levels during this period. We have also agreed to support policyholders with reductions in cover and providing cover for NHS volunteers in the community. Please speak to your usual underwriter for more information.

The foundations put in place in 2019 allow us to now accelerate our growth plans as we move further into 2020, by adding new brokers to our panel. For those brokers who are not currently trading with us, we offer traditional underwriting, in a technology led environment, supported by A rated capacity. Please get in touch to discuss how we can support you and your policyholders.

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