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King and Platt quit Torquil Clark

Torquil Clark Life Insurance directors Jason King and Simon Platt have resigned from their positions effective today to pursue other business interests.

King and Platt founded the company, which was formerly Life Policies Direct, in 1999. The Torquil Clark Group bought it out in 2004.

King says: “We have been pleased to continue directing the business through the transition period of becoming part of the Torquil Clark Group.”

Platt adds: “Now that our staff are firmly established it is a good time for us to move onto new projects.”

Torquil Clark Group managing director John Chapman says: “We offer a competitive life assurance proposition which has been strengthened through acquisition. We look forward to continuing the momentum of current business growth whilst wishing Jason and Simon the very best for the future.”

The two have not announced details of the future business proposition although they have comfirmed they will continue to work together and it will be in financial services.

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