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Jane Byde ACII

Jane Byde ACII

Account Executive

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kane joined us in 2017, with ten years of experience dealing with large and complex risks in the Lloyds Market. Jane is a Chartered Insurance Broker, has a degree in History of Art and diplomas in Museum Studies and Wines & Spirits. After hours Jane can usually be found on the yoga mat, poking around in a museum, or singing.

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Mike Taylor-West ACII

Mike Taylor-West ACII

Director Global Markets

Private Client, Marine & Aviation

Mobile: +44 (0) 7500 109737 Email: click to email

Mike is a Maritime Business & Marine Law alumnus of the Institute of Marine Studies, University of Plymouth. He is also a graduate of Britannia Royal Naval College, and a Chartered Insurance Broker. Mike brings over 20 years of international private client and marine insurance experience, passion and enthusiasm to La Playa. Mike is also a keen sailor, windsurfer and skier.

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Mark Boon ACII

Mark Boon ACII

CEO

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With thirty years' experience and a Chartered Insurance Broker, Mark specialises in insurance for the creative sectors, where his expertise has seen him handle multi-million pound claims. An "early adopter", Mark is passionate about innovation and creativity, and has designed many specialist niche insurance programmes himself. Mark is one very few insurance professionals both licensed in New York State and an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute in London.

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