New senior appointment at JMG Group


JMG Group has further expanded its senior team with the appointment of Alex Craven as group placement director.

Alex brings 15 years’ industry experience to the position. As group placement director she will strengthen the group’s insurer relationships and negotiate best terms across insurers for its customers.

Her career in the sector began in 2009 in the role of new business sales executive and she later progressed to run and manage the underwriting department at SME Insurance Services in Leeds. Prior to joining JMG Group, Alex held several key positions at SMEi/Marsh Commercial, gaining skills in commercial underwriting, delegated authority schemes, maintaining relationships with insurance companies while providing strategic solutions for clients.

Says Neil Forrest, JMG Group’s group commercial director: “Alex’s appointment underscores our commitment to recruiting exceptional people who thrive on delivering unparalleled service to our clients. Her proven track record in navigating complex insurance situations and understanding the underwriting process makes her perfect to lead our placement team. We’re delighted to welcome her onboard.”

Says Alex Craven: “This is an exciting step forward in my career. I was keen to join JMG Group due to its excellent reputation and renowned senior team, so when this opportunity came up it felt like a natural move. I love working in a fast paced and dynamic environment, delivering exceptional results to support our clients’ insurance needs and contribute to the group’s continued success. I look forward to working closely with the team to uphold the group’s impressive reputation.”