Covéa Insurance appoints new Key Account Manager for pet

13th March

Kim SharpeCovéa Insurance is pleased to announce it has appointed Kim Sharpe to the role of Key Account Manager to oversee the company’s expanding pet insurance offering.

Kim has an impressive history, having worked in the insurance market for over twenty years. She joins Covéa Insurance from RSA where she was Head of Vet Relationships, responsible for designing and developing their pet strategy. Prior to that, Kim spent five years at PetPlan where she was Head of Claims.

At Covéa Insurance, Kim will be responsible for managing and developing their expanding Pet portfolio which includes Bought By Many, the RSPCA and Costco. Her focus will be on developing and maintaining strong relationships to ensure the company delivers the highest level of service to affinity clients and pet policyholders alike.

Ian Bubb, Head of Pet Insurance at Covéa Insurance commented;

“Kim’s extensive experience and genuine passion for pet insurance make her a great asset to our team as we continue to grow our pet account.  She is very well-respected in the market and is known for her ability to find insurance solutions that make owners (and their pets) happy.”




About Covéa Insurance

Covea Insurance plc is the UK underwriting business of leading French mutual insurance group Covéa, who are number 1 for property and liability insurance in France and served 11.5 million policyholders, generating over 16.3 billion Euros in premiums in 2016.  

Covéa Insurance handles the insurance needs of 1.5 million policyholders; delivering financial reassurance through its Standard & Poor’s A+ stable rating, as a guaranteed subsidiary of Covéa. 

The company offers motor, household, protection, mid and high net worth insurance and a range of commercial insurance products, designed to meet the needs of most individuals and businesses. Employing over 1500 people, Covéa Insurance has a strong people and service ethos, having Investors In People Gold accreditation and featuring in the 2015 and 2016 Sunday Times Top 100 Mid-sized Best Companies to Work For. It also has World Class service accreditation from the Institute of Customer Service for its Motor Claims, Home Claims and Underwriting Services teams as well as Chartered Insurer status for its Commercial and Mid/High Net Worth business.

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