Simon Thew

Simon Thew is the Managing Director of the W Denis group of companies. After six years at a major broker based in London, he commenced his career at W Denis as an account executive in 1993. He has not only a wealth of experience in the industry but also a clear commitment to both the […]

Mark Dutton

Having worked as a broker since 1991 and at W Denis since 1998, Mark is now a main board director at W Denis Insurance Brokers PLC and W Denis Europe UADBB. He also oversees all strategic broking within the operations of W Denis Europe and W Denis UK Regions as well as the international work […]

Paul Johnson

Paul joined W Denis in 1992. As a main board director and head of compliance, Paul has oversight and accountability for all risk and compliance, HR and operations for the company.

Daniel Moss

Daniel started in the insurance industry at an independent broker in 2004, with an initial focus on telemarketing. He then moved on to work at a national broker as telemarketing manager where he spent five years heading the division. In May 2012, Daniel began his career at W Denis as development manager leading the marketing […]

Clive Thurston

In 1979, Clive began his insurance career at a national broker. Then, in 1983, he joined W Denis. Clive has built up a large and loyal book of clients at W Denis, and his role involves managing the portfolio. This comprises a wide range of businesses across a diverse range of sectors. Clive is one […]

John Cavanagh

Having joined W Denis in 1993, initially as a broker and later promoted to commercial department assistant manager, John is now one of the main board directors of W Denis. His principle role involves client management of a significant portfolio of business, across all general commercial classes, with a particular focus on Property, Construction and […]

Neil Tiffin

Neil has been an insurance broker since 1987. He joined W Denis in 1999, initially as an Account Executive. Today, Neil is one of the main board directors and works as a client manager, involving a wide spectrum of sectors across all lines of commercial insurance. Having an active involvement in placing and managing ‘difficult to […]

Michael Oates

At W Denis, Michael is responsible for overseeing all group financial activities. Michael qualified as an Accountant (Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant) in 2007. Since then, he has had industry experience, gained within financial services companies, prior to joining W Denis.

Daniel Stratten

Daniel started his insurance career in 2008, spending time between UK independent and National brokers. He joined W Denis in 2015 as an Account Executive, later progressing into an Account Director role. Daniel is responsible for managing and overseeing a portfolio of complex risk accounts both in the UK and internationally. He specialises in technical accounts, […]

Richard Bowdidge

Richard joined W Denis in support of the W Denis drive to expand its already successful portfolio of Professional and Financial lines of business, with the creation of a dedicated ProFin team. With an insurance career dating back to 1989, Richard’s specialism focuses on Professional Indemnity and Directors & Officers Liability, across traditional professions, emerging […]