Brian Dunk FCII Chartered Insurer Dip.M
Founder and Managing Director
Brian holds the highest professional qualifications in marketing and insurance and has a proven track record of success, featuring at the heart of four major industry awards for DAS, Greystoke Legal Services, the Hanover Park Group and diB Insurance.
Formerly in charge of Commercial Marketing and a South East Regional Manager with Norwich Union (now Aviva), Brian entered the legal insurance sector in 1996 with Greystoke Legal Services and quickly helped to turn this company into the market leader for the emergent litigation insurance market. He joined DAS in 2002 to run its subsidiary ATE insurance division '80e' which grew by 300% in the next 4 years. In 2005 Brian was invited to represent the industry position to HMG's Civil Justice Council. A well-known figure on the solicitor lecture circuit, Brian has an almost unsurpassed width of knowledge on the issues facing the legal profession and UK insurance broker market.
Brian established Straight Solutions in 2006 and the company has grown progressively into a niche operation of substance, specialising in problem solving with integrity and creativity.
Randolph Murray ACII Chartered Insurer
Randolph has had a very successful insurance career starting with Eagle Star and progressing to managing director of Wren Insurance before founding Vision Underwriting, now part of Liberty International. He has always operated on the leading edge of product innovation with a legal emphasis and is hugely respected for his knowledge and integrity throughout the insurance world.
Important People in The Team
Janet has been both a Town and District councillor for Shaftesbury in Dorset and carried out civic duties several times. These roles attracted several Trusteeships for local charitable groups many of which she is still involved with today. On returning to work Janet took on part-time positions for a lettings agency and for Straight Solutions until the launch of the Watchman Scheme where she took on a full-time role in Straight Solutions. Janet has now been part of the team for five years and looks after the day-to-day accounts and ledger as well as the Watchman administration.
Employment Schemes - Administration Manager
At the start of her career Debbie worked in the City as a legal PA to a top London Solicitor for 10 yrs before leaving the UK to live and work in Greece. On returning to the UK Debbie worked in the voluntary sector before joining Straight Solutions over 4 years ago where she is responsible for the administration of the HR Dept Insurance Scheme.
Lucy holds a CIM Advanced Certificate in Marketing along with a BSc (Hons) Degree. Among her 20 years of experience within sales and marketing Lucy has held Marketing Manager positions at Butterworth Heinemann and Elsevier in Oxford, marketing various book brands including Focal Press and (CIMA) Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Helen has worked predominately in Health & Safety and has a CIEH Advanced certificate in Health & Safety and is currently a part-time administrator at Straight Solutions.