Voyager Announces the Appointment of Carl Carter

October 01, 2014

 

[Guildford, UK] Voyager Insurance has announced the appointment of Carl Carter as a Director. His appointment will be effective from 1st October 2014.

Carter will drive Voyager’s continuing growth, diversification and distribution strategy, building it’s profile, developing new products and distribution channels as well as operational aspects. He will work closely with the Voyager board, Jonathan Buttery and John Peters in further developing Voyager as a leading award winning independent wholesale and retail travel insurance specialist and schemes broker.

Carl Carter joins Voyager Insurance Services as a DirectorCommenting on the appointment, Jonathan Buttery, Director and Co-Founder of Voyager Insurance said “Carl’s appointment is an exciting and important strategic milestone in the development of Voyager”.

“We are delighted to have secured Carl as a Director and fellow Shareholder, as he brings a unique combination of skills backed by the strength of his strategic development, product creation and underwriting knowledge and experience, in both the UK and international travel and medical insurance markets. These combined with his direct experience in managing sustained and profitable growth through cutting edge marketing, cross selling and multi-channel distribution will be an important addition to the team at Voyager ”.

“One particularly exciting aspect is Carl’s direct experience in a wide range of complementary product classes that he will bring to Voyager, coupled with his experience in the design and delivery of the necessary service, systems and administration behind them.”

Carter commented on his appointment, “I am delighted and honoured to be invited to join Voyager. We have some very exciting and innovative plans ahead, plus it feels good to get back into travel insurance while being able to bring with me my experience in terms of products, marketing and administration learned in both the UK and global travel and medical insurance markets. ”

Carter is a highly experienced innovator and recognised leader in the UK and international travel and medical insurance industry. He has worked in the market for 20 years in Managing Director or Sales & Marketing Director positions for brokers, international assistance and claims administrator and recently an award winning international medical insurance provider and Managing General Underwriter. He is co-founder and long standing Chairman of the Association of International Medical Insurance Providers. He is a Chartered Marketeer and regular international key note speaker at leading industry conferences. He also sits on the board of several industry committees. He has additional experience in numerous related personal lines and affinity classes of insurance.