Renewals team

James Collins
Managing Director

James joined Gallagher as Managing Director of Insure4Retirement in 2015 and was appointed Managing Director of Deacon in January 2018. Previously, James spent four years at Ageas as Sales & Customer Services Director responsible for the RIAS and Castle Cover brands.  Prior to his time at Ageas James spent 16 years in the retail telecommunications sector in a number of sales, service and general management roles.

Katie Crouch
Account Executive
Julie Dempster
Team Leader

I have experience of retail and commercial insurance and have worked at Deacon since 2005. I spent the first four years as an Account Executive handling customers renewals and was promoted to Team Leader in 2008. I am now responsible for the day-to-day management of the team.