26 January 2024

Chartered insurance broker Verlingue Ltd. (Verlingue) has made two significant appointments as it continues to grow and expand its’ Northern team. Jackie McEnery has been appointed as Sales Director for the North with responsibility for developing the broker’s presence across the North West and Yorkshire regions. Gary Eaton has been recruited as a senior Client Director to add further corporate and construction expertise to the business. The appointments are part of the broker’s ongoing strategy to expand its offering of risk management, broking, and employee benefits propositions to mid-corporate sized businesses.

Jackie, who has over 30 years’ experience in driving transformational change, joins from Hiscox where she was Regional Manager for the North West. Previous experience includes head of operations for Zurich Private Clients, and senior roles at RSA including head of personal lines broker operations

Gary Eaton, a Chartered Insurance Broker, FCII and a qualified Loss Adjuster,  has over 30 years’ insurance experience and joins from Aon where he was client director. Previous experience includes senior client roles at Towergate Insurance and Marsh.

Verlingue’s UK CEO Mike Latham commented:

"Attracting senior talented people, of Jackie and Garys’ calibre, to our business is a fundamental part of our growth strategy across the UK and is testament to our exciting client focused strategy which really resonates with a large number of professionals who are keen to do business in an ethical and sustainable way.

We are delighted to welcome them both to our team."

Verlingue is increasingly becoming an attractive destination for those really wishing to develop their careers.





For more information, contact:

Jo Kennedy, Head of Marketing - Verlingue UK
E: Jo.Kennedy@verlingue.co.uk

Notes to Editors:

About Verlingue:

Verlingue Ltd is an independent, family owned, corporate insurance broker and employee benefits consultant, which is part of Verlingue, a leading, European, family-owned insurance business which employs over 1200 people and places €2.2bn in premiums annually.

Verlingue specialises in providing risk management advice and insurance solutions to large SME and Mid Corporate clients in the UK and employs 200 people across 6 office locations in Manchester, Birmingham, Gloucester, London, Redhill and Staines Upon Thames.