Gauntlet Enterprise Backs New Insurance Entrepreneur

Gauntlet Enterprise Backs New Insurance Entrepreneur


Leeds-based insurance AR principal, Gauntlet Enterprise, has been joined by another insurance expert wishing to realise their career and earnings potential by launching their own brokerage as an appointed representative.

Oxfordshire broker George Kay, who has previously worked at Matthews Comfort & Co, has established GPK Insurance Services (Gauntlet) Ltd, as an appointed representative of Gauntlet, which recently achieved coveted CII Chartered Broker status. He will be providing commercial insurance policies and some personal lines covers to clients across Oxfordshire.

Gauntlet Enterprise, based in Killingbeck, Leeds, has enabled Kay to achieve a four-year-old dream, by helping him start his own brokerage where he will work with his father, to make it a true family enterprise. Having researched all the network options available to him, Kay chose Gauntlet Enterprise. on the basis that the network has the credentials and dedicated approach to business that he sought, as well as a management team and structure with which he can achieve his goals.

Kay also admires the insurance relationships Gauntlet Group has built over the past two decades and is ready to make the most of its extensive access to market, to provide clients with the best premiums and cover options.

Paul Coates, director of Enterprise at Gauntlet, said: We are delighted to have George Kay working with us and are confident his business will be extremely successful. He has the right entrepreneurial attitude and we know he will give 100 per cent to both his business and his clients.”

George Kay says: “By working with Gauntlet, I can overcome the hurdles independent brokers often face and offer my clients the best of both worlds – the personal, face-to-face service that comes from a local broker and excellent premiums and insurance options that are available to a broker of Gauntlet’s size and reputation.

“I am highly impressed by everything Gauntlet Enterprise has to offer and the professional approach towards appointed representatives and their mentoring. It is a package of benefits I couldn’t match elsewhere.”

A website at explains more about GPK Insurance Services (Gauntlet) Ltd’s services, whilst other brokers wishing to run their own business can find out more at