27/01/2022
ME Group Holdings Ltd
(“ME Group” or “the Company”)

Experienced insurance professional, Grant Cumbley, has been appointed Chief Insurance Officer of ME Group.

As well as leading the Group’s ATE insurance function, he will, amongst other things, be responsible for managing underwriting partnerships and insurance policy development.

ME ATE services will become the company’s After-the-Event (ATE) insurance function to support the Group’s deployment of consumer litigation funding via law firms.

Grant is a highly skilled insurance specialist with more than a decade of experience within the sector.

Prior to ME Group, he was Head of Risk and Pricing at Affiniti Finance and lead the company’s business development.

Speaking about the new role, Grant said: ‘Having watched ME Group grow and develop over recent years, I am excited to be joining the company and working with them to achieve the growth plans that have been targeted.

‘This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop the skills and experience I have gained having been involved in the legal funding and insurance sectors for the last 20 years.

‘I am looking forward to the challenges ahead.’

ME Group specialises in championing access to justice through litigation funding and LegalTech.

This role will report directly into Executive Chairman, Bruce Walker, who commented on the announcement:

‘We’re delighted to welcome Grant in what is an exciting time for the Group,’ he said.

‘Grant is an experienced insurance professional who has spent many years working in consumer litigation funding and understands the importance of positively impacting consumers.

‘This role is an important part of the Group’s governance structure moving forward and the company’s wider growth plans.

‘We look forward to working with Grant and seeing him drive the Group’s ATE offering.’