Ian has a respected reputation spanning 34 year in insurance. 32 Years with A-Plan group, 20 years, as AFL Managing Director and more recently Commercial Director. Ian led AFL through 20 years of YOY growth taking the team from 7 people to 120,. He holds the CII Diploma in Financial Services, is Cemap Qualified and completed the IOD Certificate in Company Directorship. Ian works with industry bodies including the Protect Association, IPTF and is a founder and board member of the PDG (Protection Distributors Group) focused on improving consumer outcomes in protection (Life, CI and IP).
Ian has a rich history in Price Comparison Websites having created the UKs first full market PCW for Health insurance back in 2007, income protection in 2009 and over 50s life insurance in 2011. Assured Futures currently operates both comparethemarket.com and confused.com’s PMI channels end-to-end, servicing all client’s health insurance needs on both a non-advised online and advised telephony basis.
Under Ian’s stewardship Assured Futures has grown to become one of the leading PMI brokers in the UK, a volume distributor, Health Insurance Intermediary of the Year for Protection Review 3 years running and Cover Magazines 2020 Best Healthcare Intermediary.”
Ian brings a broad range of experiences, but its his wide perspective of GI, Protection, online, telephony, SME and consumer PMI experience, that he hopes will be useful.
Note: Assured Futures has recently become part of the Howdens Insurance Group