Partners&

About

Partners& is a Chartered insurance broker providing specialist insurance, employee benefits, risk management and claims advice to businesses and private clients.

As a next generation insurance advisory business, Partners& combines the best traditions of broking, such as technical advice and relationship, with modern thinking and intelligent use of technology, to enhance the client experience and create a dynamic workplace for its talented team.

We work in partnership with our clients as their risk protection advisers to provide holistic solutions for their business and personal insurance needs. We get on the client’s agenda and see the world from their perspective.

Our aim is to challenge the status quo to ensure our clients have the right risk management measures in place. We provide the right level of support and guidance to ensure that their insurance programme performs as intended.

Details

Team Members

Nick Jones Cert CII

Managing Partner

Roz Wright

Client Director

Paul Monaco Cert CII

Client Director

Content

Risk Management is an enabler for growth

It’s a hackneyed phrase that insurance is a necessary evil. That can’t be said about risk management. Actually, effective risk management enables your business to make better decisions, avoid the typical pitfalls and deliver on its plan. Isn’t that how we all want to manage our business? A great analogy is Formula 1. People often think […]

Calling It All Off: Cancellation Insurance for Festivals

With the worsening unpredictability of British weather and terrorist threats increasing, arts organisations and events companies across the country are shoring themselves up with cancellation insurance. Even if it’s a free event with no ticket revenue at stake, cancellation insurance can cover lost expenditure. Key risks include: Adverse weather for outdoor events: water-logging or high […]

How to manage cyber risk when insurance is hard to get

Life science businesses are facing an increasingly challenging landscape in securing cyber insurance. Cyber-attacks are spiraling in scale, frequency and ingenuity. For example, the volume of ransomware attacks increased by 150% in 2020, while the amount paid by victims of these attacks increased more than 300% in the same period.

FOCUS becomes Partners&

In the 14 months since it joined Partners&, Focus, the Oxford based specialist insurance adviser, has gone from strength to strength. It is now making the move to change its name and fully integrate with Partners&, with a view to become the UK’s best insurance advisory business.

Focus ORM joins forces with Partners&

Focus Oxford Risk Management Ltd (Focus ORM), the Oxford based specialist insurance adviser, has joined forces with Partners&, a leading advisory business in the insurance marketplace. The move is in line with the Partners& strategy which combines the best traditions of broking, including exceptional technical advice and client service, with modern thinking and intelligent use of technology.

Brexit and driving in Europe from 1 January 2021

The United Kingdom (UK) left the European Union (EU) on 31st January 2020 with a Withdrawal Agreement and subsequently entered into a transitional period which ended on 31st December 2020. The UK Government has announced that discussions with the EU to agree the terms of the future relationship between the two have been successful, and a trade deal has been confirmed. However, not all of the details are fully known.

Coronavirus and cyber security

We’re all doing the best we can to look after ourselves, our families and our businesses during the coronavirus pandemic and the social distancing rules put in place to stop the spread of the virus and keep us all safe.

Coronavirus and your motor insurance

Many of us are now supporting those in their communities who are impacted by COVID-19 by helping with grocery and medicine deliveries, as well as signing up to the new NHS Volunteer responder scheme.

Coronavirus and working from home

With the ever-changing landscape of the COVID-19 pandemic, more and more of us will begin to work from home. For some, that’s the norm – but for others, it can be a huge change and bring challenges that perhaps you didn’t think it would.

Coronavirus – protecting your income

Right now there is a lot of anxiety across the UK – indeed across the world – with the uncertainty of employment, or regular income playing at the forefront of the nation’s minds during the Covid-19 pandemic.