Craig joins the insurer from Groupama where he was Head of Household, responsible for underwriting and distribution of its home book including developing relationships with broker partners. Bringing with him over 24 years experience in the industry, Craig is a Chartered Insurer. He has previously held roles at Aviva and More Than and has a wealth of experience of developing products to drive profitable growth.
Commenting on the appointment, Adam Clarke, Underwriting Director of Ageas said:
“The addition of Craig to our already strong management team, coupled with his broad knowledge and experience, will be invaluable to ensuring we continue to compete effectively within the intermediary market and deliver innovative products that meet our customer’s needs. Craig’s background will also be significant in terms of further developing our multi-distribution product and pricing strategy.”
Craig Allen added: “I’m very excited to be joining the team at Ageas and building on its already strong position in the Personal lines market. Ageas’s approach to developing quality products that meet real customer needs has proven to be very successful and I look forward to further building on this success and shaping the Ageas household proposition moving forward.”
Former Ageas Head of Household Underwriting, Stephen Linklater, has now moved to become Head of Motor Underwriting.