International Women’s Day: A Q&A with MD, Holly Shepherd

International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate ALL women, their achievements and successes both personally, and professionally, their dedication, leadership, and rights to live in an inclusive society. Like many other industries, insurance is paving the way for a more gender-inclusive workplace, with the number of female executives increasing year on year. In 2021, [...]

2022-03-08T11:35:30+00:008th March, 2022|Insights, News|

Lisa Perry joins White Oak as Chief Underwriting Officer

White Oak Underwriting Agency (White Oak) is delighted to announce the arrival of Lisa Perry as Chief Underwriting Officer (CUO). Lisa takes up her new position on Monday 1st March 2021 Lisa brings with her a wealth of experience and expertise as a market leader with a stellar reputation built up over 27 years in [...]

2021-10-05T14:45:18+01:001st March, 2021|News|

Lloyd’s Brexit Transfer (“Part VII”) Notification to Policyholders

Lloyd’s is proposing to transfer certain EEA insurance policies to Lloyd’s Brussels. The proposed transfer will not change terms and conditions of any policy, except that Lloyd’s Brussels will become the insurer and Data Controller in respect of the transferred policies. Further information about the proposal (including whether it could affect your pre-transfer position), which [...]

2020-06-15T13:58:06+01:0015th June, 2020|News|


Safeguarding the wellbeing of our employees and supporting our business partners through these unsettling times remain our highest priorities. If you are a White Oak customer and have any questions regarding COVID-19 and your insurance, please speak to your broker who will be able to assist you in the first instance. If you require any [...]

2020-05-28T16:45:37+01:0028th May, 2020|News|

White Oak’s Ryan Cooper is a winner on the LMA Claims Practitioner Programme 2019

Ryan Cooper’s team won the final at this year’s Lloyd’s Market Association Claims Practitioner Programme. The programme, which runs from January until July, is designed for claims professionals who are at an intermediate level in their career and are looking to progress to secure a management role in the future. Over the course, delegates learn [...]

2019-07-12T16:09:00+01:0012th July, 2019|News, Uncategorised|


White Oak will be doing our bit in a Christmas knit on Friday 14th December for Christmas Jumper Day! It’s easy to get involved: simply dig out your favourite festive knit, wear it and donate £2 or more.  The money we raise will help Save the Children and give hope to families in difficulty at [...]

2022-02-22T11:41:37+00:0014th December, 2018|News|

We are named as one of this year’s ‘1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain’

White Oak has been listed in the London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. The 2017 report, identifies 1000 of the UK’s most dynamic SMEs and high growth potential companies, highlighting the best of British small business. Comprising of small and medium size businesses all over the UK from a range of sectors, [...]

2017-08-29T14:27:49+01:0016th June, 2017|News|
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