Director, Group Corporate Development at BGL Group
Startupbootcamp InsurTech London Mentor
Active mentor for last 2 cohorts at SBC. Lead mentor on AIMO (healthtech), now working with 2 other startups.
9+ years at the BGL Group, owners of the UK’s largest insurance price comparison site (comparethemarket.com) and a 3 million customer P&C affinity insurance distribution business. Acquired French, Dutch (now sold) price comparison sites. Developed innovative life brokerage, Beagle Street. I lead strategy and corporate development for the Group. I am leaving BGL at the end of January 2018.
Prior, Managing Director at 2 Aviva owned businesses – HPI (data business, motor vehicle history) and propertyfinder (early property portal, now acquired by Zoopla). Bought out propertyfinder from Aviva with VC support. Co-led internal innovation unit for 2 years.