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Getting to know the team:
Nicky Stokes, Head of Management Liability and Financial Institutions

Describe your current job in 15 words

Juggling. Broking requires the ability to keep a lot of balls in the air. The challenge is keeping all the balls happy all the time….

Favourite insurance fact: 

You can actually buy alien abduction insurance!!

What did you do before joining New Dawn Risk?

Spent last 5 years in the Middle East and the 15 years prior to that in the South African insurance market – mostly in underwriting

Tell us one thing about your career we didn’t know:

For the first 16 years of my insurance career, I studied various diplomas or degrees while working.  Everything from insurance to financial management to nursery school teaching to medical jurisprudence and finally my MBA.

What are your hobbies outside of work?

Dragon boating, travelling and various other fitness activities (changes often, short attention span…)