Home & Legacy appoints new Operations Director

Posted on: 26 May 2017

Kathryn Fryer has been appointed to the role of Operations Directorat high net worth insurance specialist, Home & Legacy.

Kathryn joins Home & Legacy after working at Allianz Insurance for over nine years. During this time she worked her way up through the business after starting as sales controller, to eventually become an operations manager based in India.

In her new role, Kathryn will manage the underwriting services operations of Home & Legacy and will aim to deliver a consistent, excellent service to clients.

Kathryn is optimistic about this new chapter in her career and commented:

“I’m delighted to be joining Home & Legacy’s dynamic operation and ensuring we continue to deliver excellent service to customers. For me the biggest challenge will be taking on an already successful operation, maintaining it and building on its growth.”

As operations director Kathryn also joins the Home & Legacy Board and her senior management appointment comes as Phil Dennis retires from the business. Phil joined Home & Legacy in 2008 and during his time he has been involved in supporting the trading initiatives of the business and overseeing customer service levels.

On his retirement, Phil Dennis said:

“I’ve thoroughly enjoyed my time at Home & Legacy and I’m proud to have been part of the company’s growth journey. I’d like to thank all of the brokers, partners and customers I’ve worked with over the years and wish Kathryn every success in her role as operations director.”

Commenting on the change of personnel, Home & Legacy managing director, Barry O'Neill commented:

“I would like to thank Phil for his hard work and fantastic contribution to the business. With over 40 years’ experience in the UK insurance industry, Phil has been a significant member of the senior management team and has helped Home & Legacy move from strength to strength. Phil is a valued member of the team and will be missed. We wish him all the best for the future.I am also delighted to welcome Kathryn to the team. She brings with her a wealth of experience and passion and I have every confidence that she will continue to offer our customers the highest standard of service."