Martin is an underwriting expert on motor and small property lines. He has more than 25 years’ experience of working in the general insurance industry and has a strong technical underwriting background.
Martin began his career as a graduate trainee at Eagle Star, before cutting his teeth in their UK head office motor underwriting department. After taking a year out to travel Martin joined Allianz Ireland as a senior underwriter. Based in Belfast he had responsibility for the performance of a number of key motor and small property accounts. He has extensive experience of being primary decision maker on insurance contract cases involving apparent misrepresentation or non-disclosure. Furthermore he has many years of experience managing systems development and the electronic transaction of business. In recent years Martin managed the set-up of a niche motor focussed MGA.
Martin is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute, a Chartered Insurer, a member of the Expert Witness Institute and a qualified Mediator. He plays an active role in the Insurance Institute of Northern Ireland, where he has been an office bearer for several years.rs.