Author Archive: Cheryl Phillips
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on May 16th 2013 in General News, Insurance
Helen Jones of Pavey Group has been elected President of the Insurance Institute of Exeter, Helen's one year appointment was confirmed at the Institute’s Annual General Meeting earlier this month.
Helen, who is a Senior Commercial Account Manager here at Pavey Group a leading Insurance and Financial Services firm in the South West, takes over from Russell Langham whilst Mark occupies the position vacated by Ms Jones. Helen has worked in the insurance industry for over 25 years, beginning her career with an Insurer, working across various departments and for the previous 12 years as an insurance broker. Helen specialises in...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on March 28th 2013 in Financial, General News
Published in the Western Morning News, Personal Finance Supplement, Thursday 28th April 2013.
2013 heralded a new dawn for those seeking advice on Personal Financial Planning. The Financial Services Authority (FSA) the statutory body that regulates the industry brought in new rules as a result of a wide review of financial services called the “Retail Distribution Review” (RDR).
The objective of the review was to provide better and more predictable outcomes for people seeking advice on pensions, investments and savings products. These new rules redefined how Financial Advisers engage with their clients and in particular affect the way Advisers can be paid...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on March 18th 2013 in General News
The Pavey Group Team organised a number of fun fundraising activities all in aid of raising money for Comic Relief. In total we raised £444.70! Our team in Exeter spent the day in 80s fancy dress and held a 'Pavey staff in the 80s' competition. In both Torquay and Exeter cakes were made by the bakers amoungst us and sold to colleagues!
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on March 1st 2013 in Financial
Michele Parker, a Director at Pavey Group, one of the South West’s leading Financial Services and Insurance Firms, has been named runner-up in the prestigious Independent Financial Adviser of the Year Award. The competition is organised by Sesame Bankhall Group, a major provider of support services to more than 4,000 financial advisers in the United Kingdom.
Michele, who joined Pavey Group in 2004 and works across both the Torquay & Exeter offices, specialises in investments, pensions, and Inheritance Tax planning. She has been nominated for the award for demonstrating a commitment to her profession; with a proven track record of delivering...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on February 1st 2013 in General News
Pavey Group are proud to sponsor the Business contribution to Sport at the Express and Echo Sports Award 2013. As an organisation, Pavey Group strive to be at the prime of their game offering excellent service and teamwork to achieve this. Pavey Group know all too well the importance of training and ensure that all the staff have appropriate knowledge. “Business contribution to Sport award” was chosen by Pavey Group as we understand the importance of supporting Sport. Sharing a Rugby, Football, Golf or Cricket sporting experience with a client is a fantastic...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on September 27th 2012 in General News
We have been involved with the tourism industry for over forty years, arranging insurance and offering our clients financial advice. Originally working with local businesses, we have now expanded and have clients across the United Kingdom.
As our business in this sector has evolved, we have created our Leisuresure Team, specifically set up to deal with businesses in the tourism industry such as hotels, self catering apartments and complexes and tourist attractions.
Pavey Group’s Leisuresure Team is headed up by director Mel Birchell, who says: “We have developed facilities and exclusive schemes with our insurance...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on July 6th 2012 in Financial, Insurance
Pavey Group is delighted to sponsor the first Herald Express Women of Achievement Awards.
We have a strong commitment to the development of women in the workplace. Forty seven out of seventy six employees at our offices in Torquay and Exeter are women, including two of our ten directors, Melanie Birchell and Michele Parker.
Melanie joined the company twenty three years ago and became a director in 2010. She leads our Leisuresure Team specialising in insurance for the leisure and tourism industry. Michele joined as a Director of Pavey Group Financial Services in 2004. Michele is qualified to advise on all...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on January 12th 2012 in Financial, General News, Insurance
Pavey Group are pleased to announce that due to expansion they are relocating the short distance from Pynes Hill to Burrator House, Peninsula Park. Pavey Group who specialise in Commercial and Personal Insurance and Financial Services have been expanding in recent years and find their current location filled to capacity.
Paul Smale Director of Pavey Group said “This is a vital step for the business due to the growth over the past few years coupled with the launch of a new business stream later this year, we plan to increase our team and need the capacity to do so. This new...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on December 9th 2011 in Financial, General News, Insurance
Pavey Group are extremely proud to announce that after 28 years being based in Abbey Road in Torquay they are moving to the Edginswell Business Park.
Pavey Group who specialise in Personal and Commercial Insurance and Financial Services have been expanding in recent years and find their current location filled to capacity. Minerva House a purpose built office at Edginswell boasts air conditioning and open plan offices where all sectors of the business can work together.
Graham Brown Managing Director of Pavey Group said “This is an exciting and vital step for the business due to the growth over the past few...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on June 30th 2011 in Financial, General News, Insurance
Whilst Captain at Exeter Golf and Country Club, Paul Smale, Director at Pavey Group organised a charity golf day in aid of local charity Torbay Holiday Helpers. Over the course of the day Paul and his team of willing volunteers from Pavey Group raised an impressive £4500.
Luke Tillen, Network Foundation and charity co ordinator commented, " I would like to thank Pavey Group Insurance & Financial Services for organising the Pavey Group charity Golf Day in aid of Torbay Holiday helpers Network which raised and incredible sum of £4500. Pavey Group have been there from the outset supporting us...