Drainage and Water mains experts for the insurance industry, Auger, has appointed a specialist with 35 years’ experience to lead new business development as the company plans further expansion.
Pete Lawson joins the team at the Wallasey-based company which serves the insurance industry for drainage and water mains claims across the UK, as new business development manager. He joins Auger following a career in the insurance sector spanning more than three decades, most recently working for Preston-based Surface Medic. Pete started his career as a broker, moving into promoting services to the insurance sector.
In his new role he will lead new business activity for the growing company, working alongside Chris Cowen, Auger’s client relationship manager.
Auger works with major insurers and has experienced significant growth over the last 12 months, moving into new, expanded headquarters and recruiting a number of engineers and office staff. It has been nominated for a number of awards including the British Insurance Awards and the Digital and InsurTech Awards, and recently won the Best Customer Service Award at the LV= General Insurance Claims Partner Awards.
Pete said: “Auger has grown to become a market leader and won awards for the quality of its work. I’m looking forward to helping the company build on this growth and introduce new customers to the services we can offer.”