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John Cockshutt – Director
John joined W Denis in March 2010. He started his working life in credit insurance at ECGD, and took on his first broking role at Willis, becoming manager of their Leeds branch. In 2002 he helped to found the credit division of what became TL Risk Solutions and was business director on leaving in 2010, following the Towergate acquisition. John has in excess of 25 years’ experience in credit insurance, and is a member of both the Institute of Export and the Institute of Credit Management.
Kath is a founder member of W Denis Credit and, like John, is ex ECGD, both having originally worked together in the same office of ECGD/NCM. Kath worked for Sedgwick’s/Marsh for 4 years prior to joining W Denis. She has a wealth of experience but would rather not say how much!
Jessica joined us in 2022, have previously worked in the South African Credit Insurance Industry.
Jacky joined us in early 2019, and has 16 years experience of helping clients with their credit insurance needs. From her days in the Navy, she brings a much needed sense of discipline the Leeds team!
Sarah has over 12 years’ experience in the credit insurance industry, in a variety of roles, and has dealt with a wide range of sectors including construction, retail, and recruitment. Sarah looks after a portfolio of clients in the North of England and has built up excellent working relationships with the Insurers.
Janine joined W Denis in September 2020, having previously worked at Aon, Bluefin, and Marsh. She brings considerable experience of credit insurance and dealing with clients across a range of sectors. She is developing a portfolio of clients in the North of England.
Chelcee Joined us in February 2023, with experience on both sides of the credit insurance tracks - both as an insurer and as a broker. She has always been in new business roles, and is responsible for new business in the North of England and has excellent working relationships with the Insurers.
Bethany joined the team in Leeds in 2023 from outside the credit insurance industry, but with a background in customer services. She works closely with Kath, Jacky and Jess, and helps to reduce the average office age!.
Ingrida joined us in April 2023, having established (from scratch) a trade credit division of the general broker, Reich Insurance (now part of Howden). She brings immense enthusiasm and drive to them team, helping us to expand the business in the North.