Great things are never done by one person. They are done by a team of people. Oakleafe have more than 500 years combined experience in the claims industry and operate throughout the UK. We are the most diverse and technically competent experts in the industry, all working for you, on your side.
Lee is the 8th generation of family members to run the Oakleafe group of companies and has significant experience in the Insurance claim industry with both domestic and commercial claims.
He is also a Chartered Building Surveyor and holds accreditations with RICS, CIOB, CILA, CII, IPLA, CABE, CMI, IFAA, C.Build.E and APM
Dean is the Group Director who heads operations nationally. Extensive experience in both domestic and commercial claims, specialising in large and complex losses.
Complimenting his 25 years claims expertise Dean is also a Chartered Building surveyor with honorary Fellow status.
Professionally qualified and accredited by CILA, RICS, CIOB, CABE, CII, and IPLA
A highly regarded loss assessor within the insurance industry. John has over 45 years helping clients with all types of claims as the 7th generation within the family business. A highly technical background in the construction industry combined with years of claims experience allows John to effectively deal with both commercial and domestic losses across a number of industries.
ACIOB, Cert CILA
Commemorating 4 decades in the claims industry, Graham's motivation & focus remain. A key Director who has been dealing with ultra-high net worth and complex claims internationally for historic clients, their families, their industries, and their communities in the Claims management industry since the 1980s.
Professionally accredited to Cert CILA. ins-BTEC. IFAA. MIPLA
Adrian is regarded as one of the few multi-talented adjusters in the industry having worked in the claims sector for 35 years. He has a diverse range of experience working as a claim's inspector for a major composite insurer, as a Chartered Loss Adjuster, and 15 years as a Loss Assessor dealing with many high-profile claims.
Possessing the 'Gold Standard' qualification of Chartered Loss Adjuster - qualified to ACILA standard and also ACII - the 2 highest standards in the insurance claims industry.
Over 10 years in the insurance industry working within large insurance institutions, and Loss Adjusters as high-level management. Experienced in Domestic and Commercial claims specialising in material damage claims. Passionate about excelling in customer service & building client /contractor relationships.
Extensive qualifications from CII, CILA, BDMA, and IPLA
Based in Glasgow and with an impressive sales background in Scotland, Douglas promotes our services and maintains existing connections within the Oakleafe Group.
Having worked in the financial sector for 25 years for several large corporations Stuart is well placed in the organization with his knowledge and competency in the insurance sector. Head of Group Sales and business development with responsibility for the national sales force. Promoting and networking the companies core values and services to Businesses and individuals.
Mark joined Oakleafe after a successful career in the fitness and leisure industry. A wealth of established connections across the gymnasium and security sector allows mark to be the first point of contact to assist clients nationwide with material damage and business interruption claims.
Paul has been working in customer facing working environments for over 20 years. A keen member of a number of industry networking groups and a thorough understanding of the regulatory requirements within the claims management industry.
A specialist in Policy interpretation and claims management with a wealth of knowledge and understanding having worked previously for a TPA/Insurer. Grant specializes in Large/Complex domestic and commercial claims and technical repudiations. Heading the Midlands office Grant is very much hands-on with his client's claims and management.
BA (Hons) in Business Management, Cert CILA and Level 2 & 3 Leadership/Management
James has worked within the insurance industry for over 15 years. An excellent knowledge of the domestic claims industry specialising in complex and major loss.
Educated to Degree level in BA (Hons) Business Management and Cert CILA
A varied working experience of over twenty years within the claims industry, across Household, Commercial, Motor, Liability, up to Major Loss level as a senior Loss adjuster. Extensive past experience as a Senior Special Investigator for all of the major Insurers, up to CEO level, including the setting up of S.I. Departments and delivering training lectures.
Qualified to Cert CILA, Cert CII, and APCIP
Raj has been handling insurance claims for 32 years. He currently specialises in both commercial and domestic claims with ultra-high-net-worth major and complex claims. Raj thrives off his efficiency at providing his clients with excellent claims service. Raj compliments his expertise with multilingual ability in English, Gujrati, Kiswahili, Punjabi, and Urdu.
Dip CII (Claims), BDMA Insurance Technician
Aaron joined Oakleafe from a property management background dealing with a portfolio of over 10,000 property and claims management. A FastTrack member of the team who has established himself as a highly-skilled assessor in domestic and commercial losses
Cert CILA, MIPLA, BDMA Insurance Technician
Daniel has worked in the insurance industry for the last 7 years, Working for the largest domestic brokers initially then progression as an adjuster within the leisure industry for a major insurer. Daniel excels with claims handling in both the domestic and leisure markets.
Cert CILA, MIPLA, and Dewpoint qualified
Sophie has 3 years of experience in the claims management industry after graduating with a first-class degree in medical bioscience. She has a Master's qualification in Advanced biomedicine. Sophie is a FastTrack member of the team who excels in domestic and commercial claims.
BSc (Hons), MSc, MIPLA, Cert CILA
Michael comes from a long-standing career spanning 2 decades within the construction industry, holding positions as both technical manager and regional project manager. Michael is skilled at both domestic and commercial losses.
Cert CILA, DipSurv, MIPLA
With over 45 years of experience in the Claims Assessing industry. Ray has dealt with all manner of insurance claims, large and small, both residential and commercial. Ray specializes in ultra-high net worth major and complex losses.
BSc (Hons), FCA, MIPLA
An extensive catalogue of high-level claims management dealing with ultra-high net worth domestic and commercial losses throughout the U.K. A senior Chartered Insurance institute lecturer and examiner specializing in Business Interruption. Paul provides continued support and mentoring across the group.
A Chartered Loss Adjuster, ACII, and ACIOB
Darrell has headed financial control and FCA compliance activities at Oakleafe for over 10 years. A high-level qualification in both FCA client account and regulatory compliance. Darrell also holds a first-class degree in Quantity Surveying.
BSc (Hons), ALOS ,MIAB, and FCO
A well-respected and meticulous member of the Oakleafe team since 2018 working within the finance team. Iulia is months away from obtaining her full MAAT and then obtain her chartered accountancy qualification.
Qualified to AAT Level 4 (QCF)
Valentin holds a Masters in Computer Science and was the lead developer and architect of the Claims workflow software 'Trackpro'. A cybercrime security expert and consultant to 3 London Boroughs on cybercrime safeguarding.
MSc Computer Science, BSc (Hons) Computer Science
A first-class degree in computer science allows Eren to maintain the group's infrastructure. As heavily technology-focused company support is provided 24/7.
BSc (Hons) Computer Science
Danielle has been a key member of the team for 10 years overseeing operations within the head office administration centre. An excellent understanding of the claims industry, FCA compliance, and customer services.
Dip Business Management, Member of CILA
Jade provides direct support to key directors and oversees all UK operations across the regional offices. A varied career in the financial services sector, having experience in fund management, operational oversight and management, transfer agency and FCA regulatory compliance. Jade maintains and enhances the company standards and provides a wealth of knowledge as a recognized complex subject matter expert.
Qualified to IAQ CISI DIP - FCA Financial Regulation, Asset Servicing, Introduction to Securities and Investment, NVQ DIP Business Administration, MIPLA
Kenny has over 5 years of experience within the insurance building repairs sector. A sound knowledge of both water and fire damage and highly skilled in building pathology and defect analysis. The skill sets gained from a multitude of project management operations allow Kenny to assist clients with their domestic and commercial losses.
Member of CIOB, NAPIT, DipSurv
Elle provides compliance and staff development support across the group. FCA and accreditation compliance is fundamental to our operations. Also educated to degree level in adult learning and proactive in enhancing the firm's skill set, qualifications, and knowledge base specific to the claims management industry.
BA (Hons) ALCert
Mattey provides invaluable language assistance to reflect the diverse communities we support. A fluent ability to translate key European languages and Asian key dialects including Malay, Thai, Korean, Japanese, Mandarin, Yue and Wu.
An industry professional in compliance, risk, and assurance with experience in business oversight. A long-standing career in SME investigations, Financial Crime, and regulatory enquires working both in the U.K and Latin America.
Qualified to ICA Diploma AML, APCIP, BSc International Relations, FICA, and CPAML
Matthew has over 15 years of experience as a Loss Assessor working in both commercial and domestic claims. A varied claim experience during this time allows Matthew to help clients navigate the complex claims process to achieve their full entitlement.
Qualified to degree level BSc (Hons) and Diploma CII
John is a chartered loss adjuster with over 40 years of experience in business interruption, property, and special risks claims. He became a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute in 1976 and of the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters in 1987. He acts in the capacity of BI claims consultant on large and technical claims.
Qualified to the highest level of FCILA FCII
Adam transfers across his 24 years of experience within the broking and underwriting world as a policy technical advisor across the group. A Lloyds syndicate member and advocate for the insurance claims industry.
Qualified to ACII
Paul has a total of 39 years of experience in sales having worked 20 years in retail management and 19 years in the insurance assessing industry. He has travelled the world and has been involved in raising money for various charities.
Kevin has many years of sales experience under his belt. Always happy to help and go the extra mile. In his free time he enjoys boxing.
After graduating with a first-class honours in digital marketing and communications, Ben joined the team with the goal to elevate the brand’s online presence. He is responsible for the company’s digital content creation.
BA (Hons) Digital Marketing & Communications.
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