Meet the AssuredPartners Team


Meet the AssuredPartners Team

Partnership. Expertise. Innovation. Passion.
Doing the right thing.

These aren’t traits you typically find in the world’s largest insurance firms. But you’ll find them with us because we’re invested in your success – now and for the long run.

Led by a team with more than 55 years of insurance experience, we have the in-depth knowledge, strong carrier relationships and vast network of industry pros and resources to deliver innovative products and solutions that are customized to your precise needs.

AssuredPartners UK & Ireland Team

Our most highly prized asset is our people. Whether part of the original team, hired as part of our organic growth, or having joined as part of an acquisition, we are extremely proud of the talent upon which we can draw. There are over 8,000 people across AssuredPartners as a group, with the UK operation employing around 350 staff in various offices and subsidiaries across the UK & Ireland.

David Heathfield
Chief Executive Officer

David has been the CEO since the inception of the UK operation. Leading the UK group’s strategic focus and direction, David is deeply involved in all acquisitions. David is a qualified Solicitor and has particular expertise in the area of asset management insurance.


+ 44 (0) 20 7529 2397

Lisa Wenborne
Head of Operations

Lisa’s responsibilities include onboarding new acquisitions to the AssuredPartners UK and European operational framework and providing ongoing guidance to existing partners. She is also responsible for overseeing IT and Systems development, Compliance, Human Resources and Marketing for the AssuredPartners London business ensuring these areas run efficiently.


+44 (0) 20 7337 6801

Paul Casey
Head of Acquisitions & Integration

Paul is an experienced M&A professional and brings a wealth of experience to support the ongoing growth of AssuredPartners. Paul has been instrumental in putting in place the necessary structures to drive forward acquisitions, as well as implementing solid integration plans to ensure AssuredPartners can smoothly bring new companies on board.


+44 (0) 20 7337 6829

Renzo Procaccini
Chief Information Officer

Renzo is a senior technology executive with a diverse background acquired living in three continents, working across industries and holding a variety of functional roles. Renzo has extensive experience driving transformational change in order to support the next stage of the company’s growth.


+44 (0)20 7337 6800

Stuart Quilter
Chief Financial Officer

Stuart is an entrepreneurial and uniquely versatile Finance Director who has led the UK acquisition process since joining AssuredPartners in 2016. Stuart has vast experience supporting, driving and evolving financial services businesses and has been instrumental in the development of the AssuredPartners UK operation.


+44 (0) 20 3675 0062

Sean Gough
Chief Operating Officer

Sean has over 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry and works closely with new acquisitions ensuring smooth onboarding to the AssuredPartners UK and European Compliance and Operational framework and providing ongoing guidance to existing partners. Sean has attained his ACII (Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute) qualifications and the title Chartered Insurance Practitioner.


+44 (0) 20 3675 0062

Jack Clements
Head of Compliance

Jack joins us from regulatory consultants RWA Group and will be engaging with the regions to work with and support the business regarding all aspects of the regulatory framework. His work will complement the work done within the individual compliance functions across the AP group.


+44 (0)20 7337 6800

Lucy El-Aawar
Head of Human Resources

Lucy has 12 years of HR experience across different sectors and is a member of the CIPD. Lucy will be working with the UK & Ireland management teams to ensure an efficient HR service that adds value to the business and its team members.


+44 (0)20 7337 6800

Sarah Winter
Head of Tax

Sarah is a tax professional with many years of experience both within accountancy practice and in house tax teams, most recently starting a tax function for a global business. Sarah has significant experience in UK and international tax matters, including corporate taxes, VAT and employment taxes, together with tax reporting requirements for multinational groups.


+44 (0)20 7337 6800

Jo Andrews
Marketing and Communications Director

After the successful acquisition of Hettle Andrews, Jo Andrews has joined the AP UK&I team as Marketing and Communications Director. Jo Andrews is committed to driving innovation, brand growth, and creating authentic connections. Her passion for the industry makes her an invaluable asset to AssuredPartners.


+44 (0) 7974 108 129

Jon Hettle
Strategic Development Director

After the successful acquisition of Hettle Andrews, Jon Hettle was appointed to Strategic Development Director – AP Regions and will manage the strategic partner relationships in the UK retail divisions together with the roll-out of specialist verticals in the UK.


+44 (0) 7968 958093

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Get in touch with one of our experts.

If you would like to have a discussion with one of us,
please do not hesitate to get in touch


David Heathfield  |  Chief Executive Officer
E: david.heathfield@apldn.com  |   T: +44 (0)20 7337 6800

Stuart Quilter  | Chief Financial Officer
E:stuart.quilter@apldn.com | T:+44 (0) 20 3675 0062

Paul Casey  |  Acquisitions & Integration Manager
E: paul.casey@apldn.com  |  T: +44 (0)20 7337 6800