Haggie Partners

Acappella Welcomes Liz Hanlon and Paul Russell to MGA Platform

Acappella Group Holdings Ltd is delighted to announce that Liz Hanlon and Paul Russell have joined its MGA platform, where their primary goal will be to launch an MGA business specialising in a diverse financial lines book of business.

They will also focus on continuing to expand the existing MGA platform, Acappella Agency Limited (AAL), where Hanlon will take on the position of chairman and Russell as chief underwriting officer.

Hanlon and Russell have more than 50 years’ combined experience in the insurance market. Most recently they built and led the financial lines book of business at Dual.

Hanlon said: “While we are sad at leaving a successful and well-established MGA like Dual, we are both very excited at the opportunity AAL provides us to be part of the continued growth of its MGA platform.”

David Thomas, CEO of the Acappella Group Holdings Limited (AGHL) added: “We are delighted to welcome Liz and Paul to AAL as part of our strategy to build out a diversified book of business through this MGA platform. Their wealth of expertise in the London market and entrepreneurial spirit will add significant value to drive the business forward.”

AGHL houses a number of companies including the MGA platform AAL.

About Acappella Holdings:

Acappella Group Holdings Ltd (Acappella) is a UK-based holding company which invests in independently managed insurance and capital management businesses.


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