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Isle of Skye

Unit 2, 6 Leasgeary Road, Portree, Isle of Skye, IV51 9BE

Welcome to NFU Mutual’s Isle of Skye branch where we all believe passionately in customer service. We live and work in the area; our roots are in crofting, agriculture and tourism. This means we know how to combine high-quality insurance with value for money premiums tailored for our clients’ unique personal and business needs.

Meet the rest of the team at our Stornoway branch.

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Our team

Jake Sayles

Senior Agency Partner & NFU Group Secretary
Jake joined NFU Mutual as an Agent in Perthshire during 2008. He handles all forms of NFU Mutual insurance from croft to large commercial. In May 2012 he relocated to take over the Isle of Skye branch which in 2016 he merged with the Stornoway based NFU Mutual branch in the Western Isles. As a Group Secretary for the National Farmers Union of Scotland he is also able to assist crofting members with local agricultural issues and to recruit new members. expand text

Roselynn McDade

Insurance Adviser
Rosie joined the team in May 2012 when she moved to Skye. She has 19 years' experience in the insurance industry and is available to assist with amendments, renewals, queries, and quotations for motor, home and small business insurance, i.e. office, tradesman and property owner’s. expand text

Graham Ford

Insurance Adviser
Graham joined the team in May 2012. He has an excellent track record in customer service. Graham is available to assist with amendments, renewals, queries, and quotations for motor, home and small business insurance, i.e. office, tradesman and property owner’s. expand text

Karen MacRae

Insurance Adviser
Karen’s been part of the team since 2014. She is currently on maternity leave, but on her return she will be available to assist with amendments, renewals, queries, and quotations for motor and home insurance. expand text

Cameron Macfadyen

Insurance Adviser
Cameron ran a successful NFU Mutual branch in Strathaven before retiring and returning to his croft on Skye. In 2016 the Isle of Skye branch managed to wrestle him part-time out of his retirement to provide commercial and personal services to clients. expand text

Sam Macdonald

Trainee Insurance Adviser
Sam started in summer 2018 and is currently going through his training and licensing. He is a keen crofter and is well known in the local area. expand text

Alexander Thirlwell

Trainee Insurance Adviser
Alexander started in summer 2018 and is currently going through his training and licensing. He is enjoying the challenge of the new environment and looking forward to helping our customers. expand text

Ann Macpherson

Administrative Assistant
Ann started in summer 2018 and helps with multiple administrative tasks to keep the wheels running on our business. She is well known in the local area and is fitting right in to our team. expand text

Amanda Boswell

Agents' PA
Mandy joined the team in 2016 to support Jake and Duncan with secretarial work, administration and organisation. Her background is in IT customer support and administration. Mandy and her husband made Skye their home in 2012. expand text

Rob Cooper

Telephone Financial Adviser
Rob has been with NFU Mutual since the age of 17 and has been a fully qualified NFU Mutual Financial Adviser since 2002. He can help you ensure your family is protected financially in the event of death or illness and can help with pensions and investment planning as well as looking at retirement solutions when you are looking to enjoy the fruits of your labours. He provides a friendly telephone based service that ensures we understand your current situation and financial objectives fully before providing you with advice and recommendations to help address your needs. 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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