The Management Team

Directors

Nick Beaton

Nick Beaton

Managing Director
nick@northcottbeaton.co.uk

With a wealth of experience and knowledge, Nick is able to help forge relationships with insurers and create niche products that Northcott Beaton can capitalise on. Nick’s areas of expertise range from property through to commercial risks whilst maintaining an exemplary level of service keeps his private clients happy on all levels. Nick is also a director of Exeter Chiefs and, in his spare time, can be found on the golf course.

Keiron Northcott

Keiron Northcott

Commercial Director
keiron@northcottbeaton.co.uk

Tasked with much of the day to day decision making, Keiron’s knowledge and experience in the Insurance industry has made him a cornerstone of Northcott Beaton. Large commercial and private clients alike rely on Keiron as a font of all knowledge when it comes to anything Insurance related. In what spare time he has, Keiron volunteers as Deputy Chief Executive at The Exeter Chiefs and is a keen photographer.

Senior Management

Andy Payne

Andy Payne

National Business Development Manager
andy@northcottbeaton.co.uk

Arriving from a customer services background in 2010, Andy works closely with the Sales and Product Development teams to ensure the products that Northcott Beaton provide have a market. With an extensive knowledge of mass marketing and social media, Andy is tasked with creating new business relationships and specializes in niche property and solicitor related products. Andy is an avid Exeter Chiefs fan and can sometimes be found on the badminton court.

Debra Franks

Debra Franks

Senior Account Manager
debra@northcottbeaton.co.uk
DDI: 01392 429093

Deb heads up both Northcott Beaton’s commercial new business and renewal teams. With over 25 years’ experience and an eye for intricate detail, Deb is ideally placed to ensure that clients and prospects receive the best possible cover at the most competitive premiums. In her spare time, Deb enjoys keeping fit and travelling

Amy Denning

Amy Denning

Product Development Manager
amy@northcottbeaton.co.uk
DDI: 01392 429097

Amy joined the team in 2001 as an Account Executive and is now Northcott Beaton’s product specialist – dealing with the insurers on a daily basis, Amy will ensure that the right products are in place to be able to advise clients in accordance with their demands and needs. Good insurer relations are imperative and Amy makes sure that there is a product for every, and any, risk. In her spare time, Amy enjoys watching her son, Toby, play rugby and keeping fit.

Caroline Buckland

Caroline Buckland

Sales and Service
caroline@northcottbeaton.co.uk
DDI: 01392 429090

With an extensive background in underwriting and claims, Caroline is uniquely placed to head up our Sales and Service team. With a full understanding of the claims process and a wealth of experience, Caroline is able to advise on both private client and commercial risks. When Caroline is not at work, she loves walking her dogs, and taking trips to the South of France.

Rachel Way

Rachel Way

Head of Accounts
accounts@northcottbeaton.co.uk
DDI: 01392 429092

Rachel’s insurance background has proved invaluable since her addition to the Northcott Beaton team in 2014. Rachel, not only, understands the general principles of insurance but also the accounts process. Outside work, Rachel enjoys spending time with her family and keeping fit.

Rachel Way

James Burwood

Head of Returns Department
james@northcottbeaton.co.uk
DDI: 01392 429095

James is a relatively new addition to the Northcott Beaton family, having joined in October 2015. Coming from a Life Insurance background, James is ideally placed to deal with block insurance orders. He specialises in Search Indemnity, Legal Indemnities and Conveyancing Cost protection. James is an avid Manchester United fan and, most Wednesday nights, you will find him on the 5-a-side pitch.