QuestGates boosts liability & property teams

25 June 2018: Leading specialist loss adjuster, QuestGates, has added five new loss adjusters to its liability and property teams.

Jim O’Donnell joins the Liability Division after a spell working as a consultant following a 13-year stint at Sterling Claims Solutions in an adjuster role. Jim has 35 years’ experience in EL and PL claims dealing with a variety of clients including major retailers, hotel chains, local authorities and the oil and gas industry.

Simon Hogan joins the Property Division from Carmichaels part of the Davies Group after seven years as a property adjuster. He has worked in insurance for 28 years and as a loss adjuster for 15 years, dealing with all aspects of property claims. Simon is Dip CII (Claims) qualified.

Philip Pearce joins QuestGates from Stream Claims Services to take up the role of Operations Manager in Surveying Services. Philip started his career in insurance as a subsidence adjuster and has since worked predominately in project managed perils and surveying services. He is dual qualified as a Chartered Engineer & Insurer.

Wayne Francis joins the Property Division also from Stream Claims Services after four years as a loss adjuster having developed from a strong claims background. He is Cert CILA qualified and working towards his Dip CILA.

Christopher Knowles joins QuestGates after fourteen years with Direct Line Group, having progressed from a claims technician in 2007 to a senior commercial loss adjuster. He is Cert CILA & BDMA qualified.

Chris Hall, Managing Director of QuestGates, says: “Our success depends on the quality of our team and their professional skills. We pride ourselves on recruiting the best in the business and so I’m delighted to welcome these five talented individuals on board. They bring excellent skills to our liability and property divisions and will be great additions to these teams.”