Global Reach Partners appoints Mike Buckland as IT director

He will take responsibility for the management of the firm’s technology department and report to its CEO Mark Smith-Halvorsen

Smith-Halvorsen: “Mike has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the corporate world which will be hugely beneficial to our business”

Global Reach Partners has appointed Mike Buckland as its new IT director. Formerly at Towergate Insurance working in a similar role, Buckland will take responsibility for the management and leadership of the firm’s technology department and report directly to its chief executive Mark Smith-Halvorsen.

London-based Buckland has spent more than 20 years working in IT across the insurance industry, including Towergate (2013–17), Tesco Underwriting (2011–13), Axa (2005–10), FirstAssist Insurance

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