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Folgate appoints UK broker business manager


Folgate Insurance has appointed Ray Heap as UK broker business manager.


The company which specialises in a range of general insurance products distributed exclusively through brokers and intermediaries has appointed Heap to show its commitment to the market.


Heap joins the company from ITT London & Edinburgh. He will head up a new team of account managers and executives.

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