Why should you trust our risk management expertise? with Jo Whyman from Ecclesiastical

Summary: At Ecclesiastical, we recognise that a focused and comprehensive analysis of the risks facing our customers’ property, staff, or their organisation as a whole, is utterly essential. In this episode, we discuss the Risk Management team, the largest in our whole organisation and led by highly trained professionals with extensive knowledge of various types of risk. Furthermore, we articulate our unique understanding of the problems facing our customers, which enables us to execute balanced and proportionate solutions to them.

Quote: “We’ve got a wealth of expertise and we place a huge amount of reliance on training, our technical department and ensuring a minimum level of professional qualification. We’re blessed with a wonderful technical team, who not only support new starters but are also responsible for producing external materials and guidance for our customers.”


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Run time: 10.49

About the guest:

Jo Whyman, Risk Management Director at Ecclesiastical, has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services and risk management sectors, having previously worked at Zurich for 25 years in various roles.

About the host:

Adrian Saunders, Commercial Director at Ecclesiastical is responsible for delivering Ecclesiastical’s UK intermediated business. Before joining Ecclesiastical, Adrian held senior roles at Marsh, Zurich and Hiscox. Away from insurance, Adrian is a self-confessed cycling addict. Combining his passions for charity giving and cycling, he previously raised funds for charity by completing London Ride100 three times and cycling across Vietnam and Cambodia.


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