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JJ Yates & Co Ltd

Commercial Insurance Personal Insurance Employee Benefits

Meet the Team

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Anthony J Slater - ACII
Managing Director

Tony has built the company around his own working ethos in which the provision of consistent high quality service, coupled with innovative solutions following an in-depth understanding of each of our client’s businesses, is at the heart of JJ Yates. He ensures that the values around which we operate will always be reliability, openness and fairness.

His experience varies from small commercial clients, some of whom have been clients for over 40 years, to being the Risk Manager/ Broker to a conglomerate with a turnover of £3 billion requiring alternative risk transfer solutions and a global programme. He also has experience in setting up and managing captive insurance companies.

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Tracey A Regan – ACII, BA (Hons), MBA, MCMI
Director

Tracey has been involved with Corporate insurance programmes for over 30 years, formerly with global insurance brokers, prior to joining JJ Yates in 2004.

Her experience ranges from Commercial Combined insurance programmes to the formulation of optimum risk transfer programmes for large National and International organisations, as well as the Public sector

Her strengths are the strong relationships she has built over many years with the insurance market that ensure our clients benefit from cost effective insurance solutions, coupled with a determination to meet their insurance requirements.

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Mark A Tyrrell
Senior Account Manager

Mark has over 20 years experience within the insurance industry, specialising primarily in the provision of Commercial Insurance.

His strengths are his emphasis on close attention to detail and ensuring our clients receive a high quality of service, which is the standard to be expected by all clients of JJ Yates. His professionalism and technical knowledge are also valuable assets being fully utilised to ensure our clients benefit from this expertise.

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Ian R Herdan
Personal Insurance Manager

Ian joined JJ Yates & Co in 1985 at the age of 17 and has worked exclusively within the Personal Insurance Department, progressing from Office Junior to Personal Insurance Manager. During his time with the Company, Ian has built many strong and long lasting relationships within the insurance industry and has worked hard to ensure that a wide range of high quality personal insurance products are available to our clients.


He is dedicated to understanding and addressing the needs of each individual client and providing solutions and technical advice in all aspects of personal insurances and is committed to achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction.

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Direct Line: 0161 426 1001

Chris O’Mahony
Account Manager

Chris joined JJ Yates from school as a trainee in 1996 and due to his enthusiasm & determination, he has expanded his skill range to encompass both Personal lines and SME insurance. His experience ranges from:

  • All aspects of personal lines insurance including High Net Worth, Household, Motor & Travel
  • The placing and account management of SME Insurance, with particular emphasis on small fleets and property owners insurance

His strengths lie in the provision of excellent customer service and utilising his market knowledge to ensure that clients benefit from competitively priced products tailored to their specific requirements. Also, should a loss occur, his tenacity in liaising with Insurers to ensure claims are handled smoothly and efficiently is second to none.

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Direct Line: 0161 426 1000

Jo Podolanski
Employee Benefits Manager

Jo joined J J Yates in 1986 and is responsible for all areas of employee benefits and has an in-depth knowledge of protection policies.

Her strengths are the strong relationships she has built with clients over many years, looking after their employee benefits and assisting with claims management. Her extensive knowledge of the protection industry ensures that our clients benefit from individually tailored contracts and competitively priced arrangements that meet their specific needs. She understands that your employees are often your greatest asset and their health & well being can be vital to your organisation.

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Direct Line: 0161 426 1002

David S Williamson DipPFS
Independent Financial Adviser

David provides bespoke planning solutions in the following areas:

  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Investment Planning
  • Retirement Planning

JJ Yates prides itself on the trust that it has built up with its clients over many years. David has used his considerable experience to build many long-term client relationships that form the cornerstone of the financial planning process.