Mike Lawton joins Towergate Insurance as CEO Broking
6th June 2012
Towergate Insurance is today pleased to announce the appointment
of Mike Lawton as Chief Executive of its Broking Division.
In this role, Mike will manage the strategic growth plans for
more than 40 regional broking businesses across the UK.
Mike joins Towergate from RSA where he has been Director of
RSA's UK Mid-Market division since January 2009. He joined RSA in
Jan 2006 as sales director, before that having spent 10 years with
GE running a consumer finance business.
Commenting on this appointment, Michael Rea, CEO Towergate
Retail Division, said:
“I am delighted to welcome Mike into the Retail Division where
he is ideally suited to take advantage of the opportunities that
exist across our UK network of businesses.
We have built a strong platform for growth within our broking
businesses. Mike joins us with the remit to drive this growth, both
organically and through bolt-on acquisitions.”
Mike Lawton added:
“The chance to join Towergate was too good an opportunity to
pass by, knowing as I do that they remain committed to regional
broking whilst retaining the foresight and flexibility to adapt to
a changing marketplace. Their leadership positions in a number of
niche and specialist markets coupled with an enviable reputation
for quality make this role a unique challenge which I am genuinely
looking forward to.”
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