Finch Insurance Brokers launch Sheffield City Region office

Published 22nd July 2013 at 1:38pm

Finch Insurance Brokers Ltd has launched a new office in Sheffield as part of ambitious expansion plans.

Finch Group, which is already well established in Manchester and Halifax, have opened a base at Sheffield Business Park.

The new office is the first stage of an aggressive growth strategy launched following the appointment of new group managing director, Mike Latham.

Responsibility for the development of the new Sheffield office rests with Chris Finch who has more than 30 years insurance broking experience, specifically in large corporate and international business.

Head of office Chris Finch said: “Our move to Sheffield reinforces our commitment to the Sheffield City Region and its business community.

“Our strengths in particular lie in international, technology and retail – offering a synergy with many companies in the region.

“I have lived in South Yorkshire for many years and seen the breadth and depth of business here and look forward to building further connections and finding solutions to real problems for clients.”

Finch Insurance Brokers and Finch Employee Benefits Ltd are the UK subsidiaries of Verlingue.

As an insurance broker specialising in corporate protection, Verlingue provides clients with simple and high performing solutions to protect their business (commercial risks) and their staff members (employee benefits).

With several hundred staff in regional offices in France and the UK and partners in over 100 countries (member of the WBN network), Verlingue advises on, negotiates and manages the insurance programmes of over 1,000 firms. With one overriding customer service ambition: making insurance simple.

For further details contact Chris Finch on 0114 3033 335 or email