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DAS UK Group (DAS UK), the UK’s leading specialist legal expenses insurer, today announced that subject to Regulatory approval, Tony Coram the company’s Chief Customer Officer, will be appointed CEO with effect from January 2022. Tony will succeed Andrew Burke who is stepping down as CEO at the end of this year.
Tony joined DAS in 2016, initially as Director of IT and Customer Operations, before becoming Chief Customer Officer in 2019. He will work closely with Andrew over the coming months to ensure a smooth succession.
Oliver Willmes, COO of ERGO International, DAS’s parent company, said:
“I am delighted to be announcing the appointment of Tony Coram as our next CEO. Tony has played a crucial role in leading the delivery of our promises to customers and business partners and as a member of the Board has been absolutely integral to the development of the strategy.
“He knows the business and the people and can quickly work with the rest of the EMC and with the wider leadership team to deliver on our commitments to Customers, Business Partners and our owners, ERGO.”
Neil Macmillan, Chairman of DAS UK said:
“I would like to thank Andrew Burke for the very good and not always easy job he has done over recent years, restoring the business to stability and growth and enabling it to robustly see out the pandemic. He leaves DAS in far better shape than he found it, providing his successor with a solid platform from which to pursue profitable growth in the coming years.”
Tony Coram said:
“Andrew will be a tough act to follow and I have been fortunate to have had him as a leader for a good few years. The underlying performance of the business is strong and we can build on that in the coming years.
“We will continue to grow the business through sustainable partnerships where we share a desire to improve customer outcomes, underpinned by disciplined underwriting, claims and expense management. The long term prospects for DAS are very good indeed.”
Andrew Burke said:
“I would like to thank all of my colleagues at DAS and ERGO for their help and support in restoring the financial health of the business and seeing it through the pandemic. This is a great business, with some amazing people, and it has been an honour to lead it for the last 7 years.
“Stepping down is never an easy decision, but it is made easier by being able to hand over to somebody for whom I have enormous respect. Under Tony’s leadership I’m confident the business will thrive.”
DAS UK Group (DAS UK), the UK’s leading specialist legal expenses insurer, has published its financial results for the year ending 31st December 2020.
DAS responds to FCA guidance on value measures
DAS UK Group Publishes Financial Results for Year Ending 31st December 2020
The ARAG Group and ERGO Versicherung AG, ERGO Group’s property & casualty insurer in Germany, have signed an agreement regarding the acquisition of D.A.S. UK, ERGO’s legal protection insurance business in the United Kingdom.
The FCA has published new guidance relating to the reporting of insurance value measures as they relate to Legal Expenses Insurance and Motor Breakdown.
Subject to Regulatory approval, Chief Customer Officer Tony Coram will be appointed DAS CEO with effect from January 2022.
DAS will be taking part in this year’s Deloitte Ride Across Britain in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society and Insurance United Against Dementia (IUAD).
DAS UK Group, the UK’s leading provider of specialist legal expenses insurance, has appointed Simon Hughes as Strategic Development Manager.
DAS has announced the appointment of 11 graduate Legal Advisers to the Legal Advice team at its call centre in Bedwas, near Caerphilly.
DAS UK Group (DAS UK), the UK’s leading specialist legal expenses insurer, has published its financial results for the year ending 31st December 2019.
DAS UK joins its voice with those being raised in opposition to the disregard of human rights and the monstrosities of racism, prejudice and oppression.
DAS UK Group’s insurance website has been shortlisted for ‘Best Financial Services Site of the Year’ by CMS, e-commerce and online marketing platform Kentico at its annual global awards.
DAS UK Group has agreed to sell its business in the Republic of Ireland to ARAG.