London, UK – 5th April 2022 – Wrisk today announced the appointment of two experienced specialists in the automotive B2B2C insurance sector:
- Gareth Law joins the Commercial team as Head of Proposition Development, where he will work closely with both the Insurance and Product teams to develop new solutions for partners. Gareth was previously General Manager – Insurance Development and Marketing at Volkswagen Financial Services and prior to that held various insurance product development roles at BGL Group.
- Brian Greaves also joins the Commercial team as Head of Commercial Operations. Brian was previously General Manager – Insurance Operations at Volkswagen Financial Services and prior to that was at Marsh where he held a range of technical, placement and relationship roles supporting global clients.
Previously, on the 28th February the company also announced the hiring of four other experts with automotive value chain experience. “Today's news builds on this and further reinforces that Wrisk is an insurance business with a unique and impressive blend of sector knowledge, expertise and technology enabling it to solve the digital insurance needs of global car manufacturers, leasing organisations, vehicle retailers and other motoring businesses and I am delighted to have Gareth and Brian helping us with that ambition” said Robert Cottrell, Commercial Director.
Speaking about these hires, Nimeshh Patel, Chief Executive Officer, said “Our Series A round in 2021 enabled us to invest in hiring some world class talent into the organisation. Gareth and Brian have many years of experience, looking after the emerging insurance requirements of global brands and organisations. We are delighted to have such talented people join the Wrisk team”.