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Churchills, Thorncliffe Park, Chapeltown, Sheffield, S35 2PH

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Welcome to NFU Mutual's Sheffield branch where we pride ourselves on offering a professional, friendly, local service whether that be over the phone, in our branch, or at your home or place of business.

Areas covered: Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, Penistone and North Derbyshire.

NFU Mutual

Our team

Richard Houldsworth

Richard Houldsworth CII

Senior Agent
I have been the senior agent in Sheffield since 2007 and have overall responsibility for the smooth running of the branch. I pride myself on the high level of service provided by my team and personally take care of the insurance requirements of many of our farming and commercial customers. I have previous experience as a financial adviser and also act as an introducer to NFU Mutual for pensions and investments. expand text
Helen Oxley

Helen Oxley Cert CII

I have worked at NFU Mutual since 1996 and became an agent in December 2007. I specialise in advising businesses on their insurance, health and safety, and financial needs. I work closely with specialist teams from underwriters and surveyors, to loss adjusters and financial advisers to offer a unique proposition. In my role as a National Farmers Union representative, I build close relationships with farmers in the local area and have arranged training on new compliance farmers' now require. expand text
Jamie Brannen

Jamie Brannen Cert CII

With over 13 years’ experience in the insurance industry, I have worked as an NFU Mutual insurance agent in Sheffield since 2008 prior to which I worked in the Tadcaster branch. I specialise in assisting our customers with their commercial insurance ranging from independent trades people through to large organisations. I understand the need to get to know my clients personally so that I am able to provide the correct cover from their individual business and personal needs. I can introduce you to NFU Mutual experts to discuss risk management or financial services including pensions, investments, ISAs and tax planning. I enjoy meeting with new and existing customers face to face to provide assistance. expand text
Stephen Leigh

Stephen Leigh Cert CII

Account Executive
I have worked at the Sheffield office since 2007 and took on the role of Account Executive in 2018. In this role I help local businesses with their insurance needs by making sure that I fully understand how their business operates. I also arrange home insurance for high value home owners, as well as motor and equine insurance. If customers need financial advice I can arrange appointments with NFU Mutual Financial Advisers to discuss pensions and investments. expand text
Joanne Mills

Joanne Mills

Office Manager
Having worked in the insurance industry for over 18 years, I joined the Sheffield agency in 2014 looking after claims and customer service. In August 2018 I took on the role of office manager. This makes me responsible for making sure the office runs efficiently and that our customers always receive the very high level of service they deserve. I can also help customers with risk management requirements, motor, household or equine insurances. If you need advice about pensions, savings and investments, I would be happy to arrange an appointment for you. expand text
Stephen Broughton

Stephen Broughton

Sales Executive
I joined the team at Sheffield in September 2015 with several years' experience working in financial services prior to working at NFU Mutual. I am experienced in assisting customers to meet their insurance needs for home, car and commercial vehicles. I can also assist with insurance, health & safety and financial needs for our caterers, tradesman, property owners and retailers clients. expand text
Zoe Walker

Zoe Walker

Sales Executive
I joined NFU Mutual in February 2017 and I am licensed in motor, household, and equine insurance. I can discuss and help you with any of the above insurance needs. I can also quote for and arrange bespoke home insurance, where I am happy to come out and see you to discuss what cover is important to you. I can assist with small holder cover, which we can add to your home insurance and small or large fleet insurance needs. If you need any advice regarding life insurance, investments or pensions I can arrange an appointment with our financial advisers so please don’t hesitate to give me a call and I’ll be happy to. expand text
Charlotte Pearce

Charlotte Pearce

Claims & Customer Service
I have been with NFU Mutual's Sheffield branch since 2000 and have built good relationships with our customers caring about their motor, household, equine and business insurance and financial needs. If you need to make a claim, I will be ready to help you, whether setting up a new claim or providing support throughout the claims process. expand text
Sue Petty

Susan Petty

Senior Accounts Administrator
Having joined the company in 1993, I am the longest serving member of the Sheffield branch. Coming from a farming background I can support my colleagues on many farming matters. I am responsible for the office accounting system and the smooth running of our customer accounts, giving help and advice on the payment options available. expand text
Matthew Sharp

Matthew Sharp

Financial Adviser
Matthew is an NFU Mutual Financial Adviser and will be delighted to visit you and offer expert advice on aspects of financial planning*. 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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