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Jason Martin
Jason MartinDirector
Jason is the founder and director of 1st Choice Insurance, he started the company in 2012 as one man band, building it to the national brokerage that it is today.
Ken Baker
Ken BakerDirector of Development
Ken is in charge of the development of both the business and it’s employees. He is our Mr Motivator and works with each member of staff with their personal goals.
Mary Leigh
Mary LeighSales Manager
Mary oversees the performance of the Sales Team, keeping them motivated, ensuring they are fully trained, maintaining the 1st Choice high level of service and compliance.
Jake Lucas
Jake LucasHead of Renewals
Jake heads up the Renewals Team, he makes sure that our client retention is kept high and monitors the team’s productivity. Jake often helps with training due to his knowledge.
Holly Jones
Holly JonesMarketing Executive
Holly deals with all our content creation, whether that be writing PR pieces, website & blog content or designing social media posts and marketing materials.
Callum Watkins
Callum WatkinsHead of Marketing
Callum joined us in 2018 and uses his SEO & Marketing knowledge to build the 1st Choice brand, helping elevate the company’s reputation and online presence.
Rose Stephen
Rose StephenHead of Client Services
Rose heads up our Client Services Team, she helps keep Admin organised, monitors the performance of the team and handles any difficult policy queries that may come up.
Ryan Atkinson
Ryan AtkinsonSales Co-ordinator
Ryan has a dynamic role helping with our staff training, monitoring the KPIs of the Sales Team and often assisting team members with complicated policies.
Sylvia Williams
Sylvia WilliamsHead of Finance & HR
In charge of our Finance & HR Department, Sylvia helps the team with any personal or payroll queries. She also makes sure that 1st Choice runs like a fully compliant machine.
Sam Jacobs
Sam JacobsBusiness Development
Sam’s job is to promote 1st Choice to our local area, networking and generating leads, so that we can maintain our presence in the Shropshire business community.

Admin/Client Services Team

Claire Bailey – Senior Client Account Handler
Katie Knight – Client Account Handler
Jacob Bright – Client Account Handler
Kim Lonsdale – Client Account Handler
Jordan Culliss – Client Account Handler
Charlotte Lamb – Client Account Handler
Maisie Dodd – Client Account Handler
Sarah Tucker – Client Account Handler
Hannah Appleby – Client Account Handler
Kirsty Manley – Client Account Handler
Linda Trow – Client Account Handler

HR & Finance Team

Amy Williams – Accounts & HR Assistant
Sasha Woodhouse – Accounts Assistant

Renewals Team

Daniel Robinson – Renewals Executive
Nick Hutson – Renewals Executive
Debbie McBride – Renewals Executive
David Findlay – Renewals Executive
Jack Busby – Renewals Executive

Sales Team

Jo Wellings – Senior Sales Executive
Mike Sheppard – Senior Sales Executive
Mandy Lanning – Senior Sales Executive
Sam Picken – Sales Executive
Tom Evans – Sales Executive
Steve Matthews – Sales Executive
Kelly Shenton – Sales Executive
Shannon Roberts – Sales Executive
Natalya Mandell – Sales Executive
Alex Byrne – Sales Executive
Antony Titley – Sales Executive
Lucy Banks – Sales Executive
Harry Smith-Hughes – Sales Executive
Wayne Palin – Sales Executive
Caz Starling – Sales Executive
Zak Pugh – Sales Executive
Poppy Smith – Sales Executive
Sam Harper – Sales Executive
Alice Connolly – Sales Executive
Stacey Bullock – Sales Executive
Oliver Southall – Sales Executive