Carl is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner and qualified by examination both as a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and as a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is a Cardiff University Accredited Expert Witness, holds a First Class Classification Honours Degree in Insurance Management (highest mark in year) and is a full Member of the Academy of Experts.
Carl’s insurance broking experience spans over 40 years, building two successful insurance broking firms, and acting as technical and regulatory compliance director.
In addition Carl has more than fourteen years’ experience as an expert witness in insurance disputes, he has been instructed in a number of high profile alleged insurance broker/intermediary negligence and breach of duty cases. He is a Committee Member of the Birmingham Liability & Consequential Loss Society and has a special interest in Commercial Property, Liability and Business Interruption insurance.
His detailed experience and knowledge of insurance practice in operation as well as insurance programme construction provides Flaxmans with his unique insight into preventing claims or dealing with the difficulties that can often arise in the claims process.