Coface UK, the provider of credit solutions for business, has appointed Andrew Strong as senior commercial manager – credit insurance.
He will head up the team responsible for looking after credit insurance clients. Spending much of his time visiting clients and brokers, he will nominally be based in the Coface Watford office and will report to Phil Prunty, commercial director of Coface UK.
Strong has spent over 20 years in the trade credit industry and has extensive experience of credit insurance broking. He was a director of The Credit Insurance Association, the credit and political risk broker, which subsequently became Aon Trade Credit. For eight years at Aon Trade Credit he headed a team of 30 brokers and insurance specialists and, amongst other responsibilities, looked after compliance, including introducing FSA processes into the company.