The Intelligent Insurance management team has decades of experience in the insurance industry, combining traditional values with modern thinking to provide a first-class home insurance service.
Chief Executive Officer
Phil co-founded IASL in 2013 and has worked in retail financial services for 30 years performing senior and board roles across distribution and underwriting functions for HSBC and Close Brothers. Prior to Intelligent Insurance he served as Operations Director and Finance Director at Insure4Retirement. Phil ensures investments made in technology and data science functions drive further improvements to underwriting performance and customer experience. He is a Chartered Accountant beginning his career with Ernst & Young in London.
Chief Operating Officer
Claire is an expert in creating customer centric products, marketing and services across the personal lines insurance market. Since joining the business in 2016, she has delivered a lean operating model that also enjoys market leading levels of customer advocacy. Claire has more than 25 years’ experience, starting her career with Ageas, where she led the sales area for over 50's home insurance provider RIAS. Prior to joining Intelligent Insurance, Claire held Operational leadership roles at I4R and A J Gallagher.
Finance & Risk Director
Beginning her career in Finance working in Wholesale, Retail and Engineering, Helen moved into the Financial Services industry in 2004. Working with Mortgage Intelligence Helen headed up the Financial Management and Financial Operations functions, working closely with Senior Management providing annual budgets and forecasts for the board and group for 6 years. Helen joined Intelligent Insurance in 2015 as part of the strategic management team and is responsible for all elements of business forecasting and financial control.
Chief Information Officer
David joined Intelligent Insurance early in 2018. Over his 20 year career, the majority of his experience has been garnered within the financial services industry, and 6 years working within the Lloyd's market. In his role at Intelligent Insurance, David is responsible for strategic planning and delivery of all IT services whilst maintaining a strong security posture and embedding secure and efficient controls, processes and practices.
Chief Underwriting Officer
Nigel joined Intelligent Insurance in 2018, with responsibility for ensuring insurer schemes achieve target underwriting performance. Over his 30+ year career, Nigel has become one of the most respected underwriters of non-standard, mid and high net worth household business in the market, and has a track record of producing healthy underwriting profits.
Director of Pricing & Insight
In his role as Director of Pricing & Insight, David has developed the analytics and pricing functions in the business. He has produced models and loss ratio reporting capabilities which drive underwriting and rating actions, and has also developed the capability to optimise purchase price based on a customer’s unique profile. David previously held senior positions at A J Gallagher, Swinton and Equity Red Star.