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Paul Winterbottom

27th March 2019

In a short sentence, tell us what you do in your current role?

I am Regional Director for the North with overall responsibility for our offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Glasgow. I also manage Stackhouse Poland Wholesale – our Lloyds Wholesale Broking operation based out of the Manchester office

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

An airline pilot

What characteristic do you most admire in others?

Honesty and hard work

What's the most important lesson you've learned in the last year?

Embrace change – it’s not that bad!

What super power would you like to have?

To be able to fly - I enjoy travel and this would avoid airport security and passport control!

What is one thing that annoys you the most?

Where do I start …….. middle lane hoggers drive me mad. I can’t stand inconsiderate drivers.

If you were stranded on a desert island, what three possessions would you want with you?

  1. iphone
  2. A radio - need my Talksport fix
  3. A football – a good chance to practise keepy-uppyies!

Which celebrity do you get mistaken for?

Colin Firth, but I don’t see it!

Past or present, which five guests would you invite to your dream dinner party?

  1. Eric Cantona
  2. Sir Alex Ferguson
  3. Nelson Mandela
  4. David Bowie
  5. Peter Kay

Football, Politics, Music and Comedy – what’s not to like.

Finally, why should brokers consider using Stackhouse Poland’s wholesale division?

We are a national, independently-owned insurance brokerage in the UK as well as a wholesale provider.

Our wholesale proposition is designed to help with commercial and liability insurance risks that you are having difficulty in placing, areas such as: 

  • Property and Standalone Liability
  • Construction (including Contractors All Risks, 6.5.1, Loss of Profits, etc)
  • Commercial Combined
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Standalone Terrorism
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Excess of Loss for all classes
  • Marine Cargo / Transit / Haulage Liability
  • Charities and Places of Worship
  • Agricultural machinery dealers motor trade

With premiums starting at £500* to in excess of £100,000, ask your Blink IS Business Development Manager for further details.

*Inclusive of Insurance Premium Tax.

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