Covéa Insurance welcomes new Key Account Manager

14th Oct

Covéa Insurance is pleased to confirm it has appointed Matthew Jones to the role of Key Account Manager in the insurer’s specialist Protection team.  Matt will support the organisation’s continued growth in the Life market by exploring new distribution channels, and developing appropriate product propositions for partners to meet the needs of their customers.

Matt is a specialist in the Protection Market and has garnered a wealth of knowledge, having previously worked at AXA, Royal London and most recently AIG Life, where he has experience of growing intermediated distribution and working with affinity partnerships.

Covéa Insurance is broadening its offering to the Protection market, building on its current strengths and further improving its product range, systems and end-to-end processes, so that it can continue to deliver market-leading service to clients and customers as part of  its strategy to achieve long term profitable growth.  This is the latest in a series of appointments across the business that signifies Covéa Insurance’s ongoing investment in attracting industry talent and strengthening its entire proposition.

Ben Mercer, Head of Relationship Management for Protection:

“I’m delighted to welcome Matt to our team. As a talented individual with significant experience in the Life market he will be instrumental in helping us to achieve our objectives of profitable growth with first class product and service delivery in the Protection arena.’’




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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