Meet the Team
Pauline Rushton ACII
Pauline has over 30 years experience in the insurance industry. In that time Pauline has earnt extensive respect in the insurance industry and a diverse portfolio of clients echoing her broad business knowledge, risk management skills and understanding of contract law. She is a community supporter and a Trustee for Cirencester Housing for Young People. When not in the office her interests include polo and motorbike track days.
- Chartered Insurance Broker
- Qualified as Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute in 1995
- FCA Authorised Individual – Reference Number PXR01654 – Senior Managers Function 1
- Member of The Institute of Risk Management
- Personal Objectives – Continuous improvement (Kaizen) and to inspire, mentor and train others
- Interest – Business Law
Dan Ogden Cert CII
Dan started his career in insurance broking in 1990’s working as account support in a large international broking firm. When this firm closed its regional office Dan moved to a local firm in Cheltenham as an Account Handler where he continued to specialise in commercial insurance. Dan progressed through his extensive experience to a Senior Account Executive role with a national broker, with responsibility for large and diverse portfolio of clients, gaining awards and recognition along the way for growth and retention.
- Member of the Chartered Insurance Institute
- FCA Authorised Individual – Reference Number DLO01016
- Controlled Functions – CF1 Director
- Member of The Cirencester Chamber of Commerce
Dominic Curnock Cert CII
Commercial Account Executive
Dominic has 7 years’ experience within commercial insurance of which 4 years were as a commercial trading underwriter for a well-known insurance company within Gloucestershire. Dominic’s Specialities include Public houses, Restaurants, Sports Clubs, Electrical and Plumbing Contractors and Haulage. Dominic is currently studying for towards his Diploma in Insurance.
Dominic is an active member of the Cirencester Chamber of Commerce and also is on the board of trustees for the Cirencester Opportunity Group which is a local charity based in Cirencester. In his spare time, Dominic enjoys running cross country and playing football.
Commercial Account Executive
Danny has over 14 years experience in the insurance industry. Starting as a personal lines advisor and quickly progressing to manager before moving into commercial insurance. Danny has lived in the area for over 20 years getting involved in local community groups and charity work for Maggie’s in Cheltenham. Danny is an active member of Sterling Network in Cirencester and is currently studying towards his CII Certificate.
Specialities include Hospitality, Sports, Retail and High Net Worth Insurance.
Outside of work Danny likes to play golf and follow his beloved Swindon Town Football Club
Senior Commercial Account Handler
AnnMarie has an extensive background in Commercial Underwriting having worked for a large, national insurer for 14 years before having her two boys. The last 3 of those years she obtained promotion to Risk Control Surveyor where she achieved her NEBOSH qualification in Risk Management.
After returning to full-time work she furthered her commercial insurance knowledge working in the rural environment with a particular interest in Health and Safety in the agricultural and construction sectors.
At Bluestone Insurance Services she is keen to work with all businesses, especially those with complex requirements and has a passion for supporting her customers in risk prevention and health and safety. She is part qualified in ACII and is currently working towards her Cert CII which she anticipates completing by late 2020.
Outside of work AnnMarie loves cricket, cats and Formula 1 and is also an amateur triathlete and published novelist
Commercial Account Handler
Zoe has over 4 years’ experience dealing with Motor Claims for a well known insurance company and has now expanded her experience working on a wide variety of commercial claims. Zoe enjoys helping our clients navigate the claims process and is always on hand to assist and answer questions.
Zoe is mum to two children and enjoys cooking, walking and used to play rugby for the University of Gloucestershire.