Markerstudy appoints Director of Group Sales & Business Development

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Joe Barnard fills newly created position to drive Group’s growth

Markerstudy Group has appointed Joe Barnard as Director of Group Sales & Business Development in a newly created role.

Joe, formerly division head of Lloyd’s and London market at Clegg Gifford, is tasked with establishing synergies between Group brands and conducting strategic planning. He will be developing current relationships with brokers, key clients and partners, as well as ensuring new opportunities are maximised to drive new income.

Commenting on the appointment, Chief Executive Kevin Spencer said: “I would like to congratulate Joe on his new role. Within a diverse Group, it’s critical we maximise the potential of the combined organisation. Working with our partners to cultivate mutually beneficial relationships is a key area for us, alongside ensuring the new products we bring to market continue to fulfil customer needs.”

“I’m really excited by the opportunity to help shape the Group’s sales strategy and drive its development,” said Joe. “My initial focus will be to increase the coordination between our brands and bring an holistic offer to market.”