Introducing the team
Connect with Dan Munday on LinkedIn
Dan started his career in insurance working for RSA as an underwriter before moving into recruitment. With over 20 years recruitment experience spanning across Insurance & IT he has worked for some of the leading names in the recruitment industry. With over 18 years exposure in the insurance recruitment sector, dedicated to Kent, he has recruited top to bottom insurance professionals; from Underwriting Assistant up to senior management and divisional heads, across all disciplines of general insurance, working with insurers, national brokers and independent brokers.
In his spare time, he spends time with his wife and 3 kids although whilst also trying to enjoy watching Tottenham at their new stadium and taking in the odd test match cricket game and rugby matches at Twickenham. He is also a Level 1 qualified FA coach and and spent 6 years coaching at Grassroots Football but now enjoys being the other side of the pitch watching his eldest son play football.
Connect with Heather Parkhouse on LinkedIn
Heather has over 20 years Insurance and Financial Services Recruitment expertise working for both smaller independent agencies and leading global Recruiters. She is passionate about delivering optimum results to clients and making the candidates recruitment experience a positive one. Well known in her sector, she has successfully recruited across Kent, Surrey and Sussex for Insurers, Brokers, Financial Services and Banking organisations from entry level trainees to Company Directors.
A very proud Mum of two girls, who loves spending quality time with her family. Heather is a dance enthusiast but, these days, prefers to spend her time in the audience rather than on the stage! She has recently returned to Netball and is looking forward to being back on the court soon.
(Consultant - Surrey & Sussex)
Connect with Alister Brown on LinkedIn
Ali has over 20 years experience within the insurance industry working within the Direct and Broker markets for some of the leading names in the insurance market across Sales, Underwriting and Business Development. Most recently Ali moved into the recruitment insurance sector bringing his vast insurance experience, utilising many of the skills he had gained over the years, continuing to specialise in relationship management.
Ali is the go to recruiter in the Surrey and Sussex area working with across all disciplines within the insurance market.
When Ali is not working you find him with his wife and son enjoying days out and travelling. A keen sports fan of Crystal Palace, Cricket and American football, it was once said “ Ali would watch tiddlywinks if it was televised”!
(Consultant - Surrey & Sussex (Insurance & IT))
Connect with Neil Arnold on LinkedIn
Neil spent 20 years within the insurance industry working within Claims, Underwriting and Accounts functions for both Personal and Commercial Insurance. For the last 6 years Neil has worked within recruitment, 4 years in insurance recruitment and most recently 2 years within the IT recruitment industry. Now back at Barker Munro, Neil will be recruiting for Insurance and IT positions for our clients.
With 2 teenage children, Neil has a side job of ‘taxi driver’ and can regularly be seen driving the boys to and from various locations. He is also a sports fanatic and whilst his days of playing are behind him, he is a committed parent and supporter of his son’s football team where he can be found most weekends.
(Resourcer - GI)
Connect with Emma Atkins on LinkedIn
Emma began her career within household claims over 12 years ago and later progressed into a Commercial Account Handler position within Marsh insurance group and then Jelf. During this time she gained the Cert CII and is part way through her Dip CII qualification. Following her career in insurance she made the move into recruitment, specialising in the Insurance market where she was able to transfer her knowledge and experience to great effect. Emma has successfully sourced candidates for companies across the home counties and London and gets great satisfaction in helping people move forward with their careers.
Emma is married with 3 children and spends much of her spare time at dance competitions, football matches and keeping up with a busy toddler.