Robin Plaster

Robin Plaster

CEO

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Robin first entered the world of insurance back in 1978 and has since held a series of senior management positions. He became principal shareholder of One Broker in May 2010 and brings a wealth of experience building successful businesses with him. His passion for business development and sheer enthusiasm for broking have been described by many as infectious. He has ambitious plans to build One Broker into a major insurance organisation.

Sean Clark

Sean Clark

Group Managing Director

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With nearly 20 years’ experience working in the insurance industry, Sean has held a variety of roles with several of the world’s leading insurers, gaining broad experience handling both commercial and personal lines. In 2018, he moved into the world of insurance broking, and now leads One Broker’s teams in Norwich and Cambridge. In his spare time, Sean enjoys the great outdoors and is an avid rugby fan.

Allison Partlett

Allison Partlett

Branch Director

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Allison specialises in all types of business insurance, including commercial property owners, manufacturing, construction, recycling, hospitality, retail, offices and motor fleet. She also has experience arranging high-net-worth personal lines insurance. Allison’s favourite pastimes are keeping fit, reading, going to the theatre and spending time with her family.

Ashley Jones

Ashley Jones

Group Finance Director

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ACA-qualified Ashley joined as Group Financial Controller in 2016, having previously worked for one of London’s top law firms. Originally from Lowestoft, Ashley has nearly a decade of hands-on experience as a qualified accountant. He is a keen cyclist and regularly plays tennis and football when he is not spending time with his family.

Scott Jarvis

Scott Jarvis

Broking Director

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Scott has more than two decades of insurance broking experience, having started his career with a Suffolk-based broker in 1995. Since then, he has risen through the ranks and is now a Director at One Broker. Scott spends his spare time with his family. He enjoys cycling around the east coast, walking the dogs and supporting his family’s equestrian pursuits. Scott is a keen follower of all sports but his passion is for Norwich City Football Club.

Kerry Patterson

Kerry Patterson

Operations Director

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Kerry joined us as an Account Handler in 2004, having spent 6 years working in the insurance industry. Her first role was as an Account Handler, before progressing to Senior Broking Technician in 2009, Broking Executive in 2012, Account Executive in 2014 and Associate Director of One Broker in 2016. Away from the office, Kerry enjoys taking long walks with her Cocker Spaniel, Freddie. She is an avid sports fan and has a passion for travel. Her previous trips include visits to Peru, India and China.

John Knowlden

John Knowlden

Account & Technical Director

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John joined Provincial Insurance (now AXA) as an insurance inspector covering the whole of Norfolk in 1980. He went on to found KTIB in 1991 from offices in Silver Road, Norwich. He is a keen 'Am Dram' performer and ardent Norwich City Football Club season ticket holder. He plays golf irregularly to a reasonable level, which he finds frustrating.

Mark Stratton

Mark Stratton

Commercial Director

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Mark joined the team in 2002, having started his career working for a renowned national insurance company. As a Commercial Director, Mark works out of our Cambridge office. He achieved his ACII qualification in 2015 and is a Chartered Insurance Broker. He is an avid sports fan, supports Liverpool FC, enjoys guitar music and regularly attends gigs and festivals.

Paul Gibbs

Paul Gibbs

Account Director

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Paul’s career began in 1985, when he worked as a commercial underwriter. Since then he has gained a wealth of experience in all types of personal and commercial insurance, particularly in the education sector. This gives him valuable insight when advising clients and negotiating with insurers. In his spare time Paul enjoys watching motorsport, rallying, walking and being an active member of The Rotary Club.

Shaun Lenton

Shaun Lenton

Personal Lines Director

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Shaun joined One Broker in 1996, having previously worked for General Accident, Direct Choice and Lifesure Group, where he gained 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry. He personally handles private client insurance portfolios for high-net-worth individuals and manages our Personal Lines team. He holds a Diploma in Insurance.

Mark Ling

Mark Ling

Associate Director

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Mark, who holds a Diploma in Insurance, joined our Cambridge commercial team in 2007, before becoming an Associate Director in 2017. He plays an active role in developing and maintaining relationships with our new and established clients. Outside of work, Mark enjoys sport, especially golf and football.

Rory McPhail

Rory McPhail

Real Estate Director

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Rory joined One Broker in June 2006, having previously worked for organisations such as Norwich Union, AXA, Towergate, and Charcol. Rory specialises in business insurance, with a particular focus on property management. He holds a Diploma in Insurance.

Hugh Parnell

Hugh Parnell

Non-Executive Director

Hugh is known for working in early stage funding and business development in the start-up arena. He has a reputation for making things happen in the tech industry, thanks to his entrepreneurial mind-set. Alongside his work with tech and start-up businesses he is a seasoned non-executive director working with both charities and businesses.

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