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Brightside News Archive

Here you will find all our latest news and views about the world around us.

Nov 5, 2019, 15:51 PM

Brightside's Derek Henry on leadership in the insurance industry

Right now in the UK our politics is stuck fast in factionalism, ideology and conflicting interests, creating public disquiet. Derek Henry, managing director of broking at Brightside, argues business is up in arms too, pleading with the government for certainty, purpose and a clear sense of direction.

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Aug 20, 2019, 16:48 PM

Brightside appoints Derek Henry MD broking

Brightside Group announced today that Derek Henry has been appointed managing director of broking, and will join the business on 1 September. His role, which is subject to regulatory approval, covers full P&L responsibility for the business and he will sit on the Board and Executive Committee. His major responsibilities will be to drive trading and oversee insurer relationships and key partnerships.

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Apr 25, 2019, 12:15 PM

Richard Beaven appointed COO at Brightside

Brightside Group [Brightside] has appointed Richard Beaven as Group Chief Operating Officer (COO). Richard began his new role on 15 April and will report to Group CEO Brendan McCafferty.

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Feb 26, 2019, 16:43 PM

Brexit – what it could mean for driving in the EU.

We know many of you might well have planned family holidays this Easter in Europe. Or, you could need to use your vehicle for working in Europe - either way you should be aware that there will be new things to take into account if you’re planning on driving in Europe after Brexit.

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Jan 24, 2019, 10:16 AM

Kitsune Associates partners with WNS Assistance

London, UK, Jan. 22, 2019 - Kitsune Associates, a subsidiary of leading UK insurance brokerage firm Brightside Group, has announced a partnership with WNS Assistance, a UK-based claims management company, to manage its end-to-end claims management services. WNS Assistance is part of WNS Global Services, a New York Stock Exchange-listed global provider of business process management (BPM) solutions.

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Jan 9, 2019, 14:17 PM

New Year launch for Kitsune MGA

Kitsune Associates Ltd (Kitsune), part of Brightside Group, has begun trading. Trevor Bowers, Kitsune MD said that the MGA has started writing policies in private car and commercial vehicle, through Brightside, and will roll out to selected wholesale brokers during the first quarter of 2019.

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