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Chelmsford Branch

Unit 11 Parkview, The Warren Estate, Lordship Road, Writtle, Chelmsford, CM1 3WT

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Welcome to NFU Mutual Essex Central branch. NFU Mutual has over 100 years experience in the insurance industry. Best known as a rural insurer, NFU Mutual can offer a range of products and services extending to investments, pensions, life assurance and risk management. At NFU Mutual Essex Central we look after a wide variety of insurance and financial services customers ranging in size and complexity from individual car, home, commercial vehicle, tractor & equine insurance to tailored large scale commercial insurance and fleet policies.

At NFU Mutual Essex Central we pride ourselves on offering our customers a personal and friendly service. Based in Writtle just outside Chelmsford, we are located in a perfect position to assist customers in the Essex area. Our doors are always open if you want to pop in for a chat, alternatively you can speak to us over the phone or we can visit you to discuss your needs. We take the time to get to know our customers in order to understand their requirements.

Our team is experienced and knowledgeable, and aims to provide quality NFU Mutual products at a fair price, with a first class customer service.

Our team

Graham Harvey

Graham Harvey

Senior Agent
As senior agent Graham specialises in looking after existing large accounts for farming, estates and commercial businesses, regularly reviewing cover and assisting with queries throughout the year. In addition to contact over the telephone Graham is able to come and visit your premises, enabling NFU Mutual to give your business a personal local service. Graham is also a group secretary for the local National Farmers' Union. expand text
Rob Taylor

Robert Taylor Cert CII

Agent
Robert leads the commercial new business team in new business generation, as well as looking after existing commercial, fleet and private client accounts. Robert is always willing to visit your premises in order to ascertain your insurance needs and requirements for your business, fleet or high net worth home. Robert specialises in retail/wholesale, hospitality, food and drink, property owner and estate commercial insurance sectors. Robert is also able to discuss risk management services that NFU Mutual can offer to assist with health & safety requirements and risk reduction and he can introduce you to financial services such as investments, pensions and life assurance. expand text
John Harvey

John Harvey Cert CII

Commercial Account Executive
John is part of our new business team. Having been with the agency since 2000 John has a wealth of knowledge in a range of products. John now specialises in commercial business, motor fleet and high net worth home insurance with a focus on the retail, hospitality, food and drink, property owner, estate, wholesale sectors and NFU Mutual Bespoke Insurance. John is happy to visit you at your premises to discuss your insurance needs as well as any NFU Mutual Risk Management Services to assist with health & safety requirements and risk reduction. expand text
Clare Devonshire

Clare Devonshire Cert CII

Office Manager
Clare joined the branch in 2002 originally as a claims handler and then seller. Clare is now responsible for the smooth running of the office and managing the customer support advisers. Clare is licensed in motor, personal and commercial products. Alongside being office manager Clare specialises in the more complicated claim and looking after the branch compliance. expand text
Sarah Peake

Sarah Peake

Customer Service Adviser
Sarah joined the branch in 2014, and is licensed in all motor and personal products. The customer service advisers are the first point of contact for all incoming queries into the branch. The team can quote for personal insurances, make amendments to existing policies. expand text
Vicki Carson

Victoria Carson

Customer Service Adviser
Victoria joined the branch in 2015, and is licensed in all motor and personal products with a particular interest in equine insurance. The customer service advisers are the first point of contact for all incoming queries into the branch. The team can quote for personal insurances, make amendments to existing policies. expand text
Hayley White

Hayley White

Customer Service Adviser
Hayley joined the branch in 2015, and is licensed in all motor and personal products; she has a particular interest in equine insurance. The customer service advisers are the first point of contact for all incoming queries into the branch. The team can quote for personal insurances, make amendments to existing policies  expand text
Paula Lumb

Paula Lumb

Customer Service Adviser
Paula joined the branch in 2002, and is licensed in all motor and personal products. The customer service advisers are the first point of contact for all incoming queries into the branch. The team can quote for personal insurances, make amendments to existing policies. expand text
Sarah Warder

Sarah Warder

Claims Handler
Sarah joined the branch in 2012, but has worked at NFU Mutual for over 12 years. Sarah looks after new and existing claims, aiming to ensure that they are dealt with smoothly and efficiently.  expand text
Hayley Gill

Hayley Gill

Financial Services Coordinator
Hayley books appointments with NFU Mutual Financial Advisers. She will contact you over the phone to arrange the most convenient time for them to visit you. Hayley can also provide literature regarding our products and services for you to read through in your own time. Hayley also coordinates regular financial services seminars here at the branch. expand text
Lesley Goodman

Lesley Goodman

Secretary & Administration Assistant
Lesley joined the branch in 2016, after many years as a secretary for the local NFU Mutual sales office. Lesley provides essential administrative support for the branch. expand text

NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual products and selected products from specialist providers. When you contact us we'll explain the advice services we offer and the charges.

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