McParland Finn - Chris Thomas
MFL is a niche insurance broker, specialising in advice to the professional, medical, technology and life science sectors. We have strong links to private equity businesses, advising a wide range of VCT, EIS and SEIS market participants on their insurance needs and requirements in connection with the professional, managerial and financial risks associated with their activities.
We also offer exclusive and innovative insurance solutions to investee companies and their management, including our “Early Stage Solutions” commercial insurance programme for start-up companies in the Science & Technology sector and our streamlined Directors’ & Officers’ Insurance for the board of EIS and SEIS fund investments.
Our approach is based on careful consideration and matching of the potential risks faced by our clients, supported by first-class relationships with key insurance markets.
Protean Risk - Eloise Morgan
Acquired by leading independent Chartered insurance broker Aston Lark in 2019, Protean Risk is a specialist insurance broker working with over 1,000 firms in the financial services sector across the UK and Europe.
As Protean is a Lloyd’s of London Broker, their depth of market access ensures they can offer market-leading solutions. With specialist knowledge and a highly qualified team, Protean services clients including Asset Managers, Banks & Building Societies, Corporate Financiers, Investment Managers, Independent Financial Advisers, Insurance Companies, Payment Service Providers, Authorised Payment Institutions, E-Money Institutions, Private Equity & Venture Capital, and Wealth Managers.
Eloise has over 15 years’ experience offering insurance solutions to firms in the financial services sector. She focuses on promoting Protean’s wide range of services through expert advice and the development of bespoke insurance programmes.
She has previously been named by Angel News as one of their ’15 Heroines of the UK Angel Market’ for her work with the angel investment community and was also named ‘Best Insurance Developer – UK 2016’ at the Wealth & Finance Women in Wealth Awards.
Eloise is actively involved in many industry networks and sits on the Membership & Events Committee of the Enterprise Investment Scheme Association.