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Insurance Age - Interview by Sian Barton: A Niche Focus
09 April 2021
Insurance Age meets the team at specialist managing general agent Avid Insurance
Avid Insurance hit the headlines last month following its buy of Incorporated Insurance Group (IIGL), which provides cover for the construction sector, as well as property, airside, health and safety and packaged business for SMEs.
Avid Insurance makes first acquisition with deal to buy IIGL
02 March 2021
Avid Insurance Services Ltd (Avid) has acquired specialist construction MGA Incorporated Insurance Group Ltd (IIGL). The transaction sees London and Leeds-based Avid take a majority stake in IIGL, increasing the GWP of the business that is currently written each year to circa £75m.
Avid launches GAP division and appoints Steve Duxbury to lead the push
25 January 2021
Avid Insurance Services Ltd [Avid] has appointed Steve Duxbury to head up a new GAP and ancillaries division. Steve joins Avid in February, and the new division is expected to launch in March.
Avid remains committed to dynamic Leisure Sector
04 December 2020
Of the sectors that have been battered during the last few turbulent months, the leisure industry has perhaps had the worst of all deals.
Jon Terry joins Avid as Financial Director
01 October 2020
Avid Insurance Services Limited has appointed Jon Terry into a new role of FD. Terry started work on 28th September.
Avid hires specialist underwriter to boost growth plans
04 September 2020
Avid Insurance Services [Avid] has hired specialist underwriter Michael Patchett. His previous roles include Lloyds Syndicate DTW and his specialisms include equine, motorsport and leisure.
Mark Cliff appointed chairman of Avid
24 August 2020
Senior Insurance executive Mark Cliff has been appointed chairman of Avid Insurance Services Ltd [Avid]. Cliff takes up his role, which has been approved by the FCA, with immediate effect.