Eddisons Expands Insurance Services Team


National firm of Chartered Surveyors Eddisons, whose head office is in Leeds, has appointed Darren Toms as Client Services Director of its Insolvency Insurance Services division.

Mr Toms (38) has over 10 years experience in the insolvency industry, specialising in insolvency insurance, where he has managed a range of complex insurance issues.

His key focus will be on driving expansion of the division into key markets and developing relationships with new and existing clients on a national basis.

He said: ‘I have admired the innovative work Eddisons and Aon have been carrying out for some time and am delighted to have joined such a respected firm. I look forward to contributing to their ambitious growth plans.’

Nick Towns, Head of the Insurance Services division said: ‘Darren has a wealth of experience along with strong client relationships and is an excellent addition to the team.

‘His proven track record of success, coupled with enviable skill sets will add real value to our client proposition.’

A Spokesperson for Aon added: ‘We are very excited to be working alongside Darren and using his wealth of expertise. Our Insolvency offering has developed considerably of the past 18 months and with the acquisition of Darren, we see it going from strength to strength’.

The Insolvency Insurance team specialises in providing bespoke property insurance and risk management solutions to a range of financial institutions and insolvency practitioners. Eddisons entered the UK insolvency insurance market in 2010 in conjunction with Aon and RSA.

Darren Toms can be contacted at [email protected] or 07827 353 362


Written by: Richard Roe on Wednesday 15/01/2014