IOD Director of the Year Awards

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Jeremy Brettell profile


Non-Executive Director
Guarantee Protection Insurance Ltd, Anderson Strathern Asset Management Ltd, Transact , Airdrie Savings Bank, Wesleyan Bank Ltd

Jeremy Brettell has a strong portfolio of NXD and Chair appointments: Airdrie Savings Bank; Anderson Strathern Asset Management Ltd; Guarantee Protection Insurance Ltd; Transact; and Wesleyan Bank Ltd.

In 2017 he oversaw the wind-down of Airdrie Savings Bank, which was scrutinised closely by regulators, politicians, external auditors, press and customers – the decisions taken and explanations given were almost universally applauded. He works closely with fellow executive and non-executive directors and has an engaging style of mentoring and support.


Guarantee Protection Insurance Ltd (GPI) is an authorised and regulated UK insurer.  From its office in Castle Street, Liverpool the GPI underwriting team stands ready to provide a wide range of insurance solutions to trade associations, construction professionals, product manufacturers, brokers, warranty companies and insurance intermediaries.