Les Brewin, Managing Director
Les has enjoyed a long and successful career in the insurance industry, previously with RSA for 37 years before joining Jelf in 2005. He was instrumental in the development and launch of Purple in 2008 before being appointed Managing Director in 2010.
Andrew Elliott, Senior Business Development Manager (South)
Andrew joined Purple in May 2013 having spent the previous 14 years as a Business Development Manager with NIG in Bristol. He has been involved in commercial insurance for over 30 years, filling a variety of development management roles in London and the South West.
Kerry Eves, Business Development Manager (Central & East)
Kerry joined Purple in July 2018 having spent most of the last 35 years in various business development roles. Originally with CU/CGU for almost 20 years, more recently she was a Strategic Account Manager with COBRA Network, working primarily with the broking community in the central and south eastern regions.
Aaron Metz, Business Development Manager (South East)
Aaron has been in the insurance business for over 10 years and joined Purple in September 2017, transferring from the Marsh Networks divison where he spent 3 years as a Business Development Manager responsible for relationships across London and the South East
Stuart Knowles, Business Development Manager (North)
Stuart joined Purple in September 2017 having spent almost 20 years working within the commercial broking community in the north of England, including experience as a broker and latterly as a Business Development Manager within the Marsh Networks division
Vicki Brewin Cert CII, Operations Manager
Vicki has worked in insurance for over 20 years, previously as a team leader in commercial underwriting with both RSA and Ageas, before joining Purple in 2010 where her primary responsibility is to manage the Purple office, liaising with our partner insurers and members, and supporting the management team.
Kate Emmerson Cert CII, Operations Assistant
Kate joined Purple in June 2013 and brings 6 years experience in Marketing and Communications. She supports Vicki in running the Purple office.
Jo Hutchinson, Operations Assistant
Jo is our newest recruit joining Purple in May 2018 following 4 years working in the Jelf Markets Team. Prior to this she was self-employed for 14 years in the Retail sector. Jo supports Vicki and Kate in the administration of the Purple office.