Nichola Paine.

What is your role?
Commercial Insurance Broker, keeping our clients up-to-date and negotiating terms with insurers.

How long have you been with the firm?
I joined on the 4th of July 2022.

What was your background before that?
I started working in Motor Insurance in 2014 doing sales, renewals and mid-term adjustments and then moving up to working as a Quality Assessor for the department, all full-time whilst doing my university degree. I left insurance in 2016 and dabbled in Retail Management and then re-joined the Motor Insurance industry and worked in claims from 2018 until I joined Blue Rock in July 2022.

What are your special skills?
I am motivated, adaptable and driven. I enjoy working with people, I am ambitious and enjoy a challenge.

What do you get up to outside of work?
I enjoy shopping, eating out and spending time with my fiancé, our families and friends. I also love spending the free time we have with our Labrador Mila and Miniature Dachshund Peanut!

What is your guilty pleasure?
Shoes – I can’t stop buying them. I seem to collect them and some I don’t even wear!

What is your favourite quote?

“You should never let your fears prevent you from doing what you know is right”