22 February 2016

Towergate is pleased to announce that Pat Butler has joined its Board as a non-executive director.*

Pat is a non-executive director at Bank of Ireland, Hikma plc and Business Bank Investments Limited, the commercial investment arm of British Business Bank.

He is also a partner of The Resolution Group, which encompasses large scale financial services restructuring, The Resolution Foundation think tank, and Prospect Magazine.

Prior to Resolution, Pat spent 26 years at McKinsey, where he led the firm's UK Financial Services Practice and its EMEA Retail Banking Practice, advising banks, insurance companies and asset managers.

Towergate chairman John Tiner said: “I am delighted to welcome Pat to the Towergate Board. His expertise in strategy, operations, performance improvement and organisation is a perfect fit with Towergate’s own transformation agenda.”

Pat said: “I look forward to being part of the journey to turnaround and growth at the UK’s most important independent general insurance distributor. Joining a broker with such promise and opportunity was a chance I couldn’t pass up.”


*subject to regulatory and shareholder approval

About Towergate

Launched in 1997 Towergate is the UK’s largest independently owned insurance intermediary.

Towergate is an important distribution channel for a significant range of insurance products and a key strategic partner for the UK’s largest insurers.

Towergate’s scale, customer insight and distribution relationships make it a unique business and a leader in the markets in which it operates. Its combination of distribution and underwriting gives it unparalleled consumer data and market insight.

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