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Tony Dixon

23rd February 2021

Tony Dixon is Head of Underwriting for Integra Insurance Solutions Ltd (Integra), an MGA offering standard household insurance products exclusively through insurance brokers and intermediaries.

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

My role is a mixture of broker relations, ensuring Integra’s products are fit for purpose and driving the business to continually improve its pricing capability.

Did you choose the insurance profession, or did it choose you?

A bit of both really. An opportunistic newspaper advert for a pricing analyst interested me to apply for a role within Direct Line.

What is something that people are obsessed with, but you just don’t get?

Social Media and the latest mobile phone.

What is your biggest frustration with modern technology?

Technology is fantastic, the only frustration is trying to keep up with it as it changes so quickly.

What do you do when you’re not working?

Golf, cycling, walking are my main hobbies out of work.

What was the last book you read, or movie/box set you watched?

I’m currently reading Kate Rhodes ‘Burnt Island’. I love a good detective book.

Who’s your go-to band or artist when you can’t decide what music to listen to?

The Killers or Kaiser Chiefs.

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

Outside of family – Seve Ballesteros, J.K.Rowling, the Obamas and Henry the VIII

What is on your bucket list?

Tour of Asia

Finally, why is it a great time for brokers to consider a conversation with Integra?

Integra policies are underwritten by HDI Global Specialty SE UK Branch which is part of the Talanx Group and enjoys a strong financial rating. By combining our expertise with the financial security of the Talanx Group, you can be sure that policies and claims are professionally managed and underwritten by experts in the field of insurance. Integra has invested a great deal in its household insurance rating capability recently and has significant growth plans over the coming years within the home insurance market. 

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Full underwriting terms and conditions apply, please ensure that all of the contractual documentation is read and understood prior to use. This facility is marketed and distributed by Blink Intermediary Solutions. This facility is provided by Integra Insurance Solutions Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) No: 495111 and underwritten by HDI Global Specialty SE UK Branch. Branch office: 10 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 3BE. HDI Global Specialty SE is registered in Germany, registration number HRB 211924. Registered office: Roderbruchstraße 26, 30655 Hannover, Germany. Authorised by the Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht and authorised and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority Register No: 659331.

Access to this facility is subject to approval by the product provider only. Blink Intermediary Solutions is not part of the approval process and is not the product manufacturer. Some products/facilities are not available in all territories. The intended recipients of this content are UK FCA-regulated insurance brokers. Full details of FCA authorisations can be found at www.fca.org.uk. This information is correct at the time of production, but may be subject to change.

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