The CaSE Team

Nick Rudnai, Managing Director
Nick Rudnai
Managing Director

Nick spent 25 years in the City specialising within the Professional Risks insurance market. He has worked in senior positions with leading underwriters such as Aon and Willis. Nick has always held a focus on complex professional and financial risks and risk management.

Mark Ingram, Director
Mark Ingram
Operations Director

Mark Ingram joined CaSE Insurance as a Director in 2011. He has 20 years’ experience specialising in the charity and not-for-profit sector. Previously Head of Operations at Ansvar Insurance he is a Chartered Insurer.

Huw Evans, Sales & Marketing Director
Huw Evans
Sales & Marketing Director

Huw is an experienced business development and marketing director who joined CaSE Insurance at the beginning. Huw has extensive experience in sales and brand management and consultancy with leading establishments including Royal Mail.

Elaine Denny
Sales & Support

Elaine is a ten-year veteran of the charity insurance world. It’s likely she’ll be your first and on-going point of contact; Elaine is tasked with ensuring your charity has what it needs and will coordinate with your underwriters to ensure you’re well-looked after.

Beverley Hewitt
Claims

Beverley manages our claims department. She will be your first and ongoing point of contact in the event of a claim. Beverley also volunteers at a hospice and she is part of a team who were recently presented with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

Clive Lang
Head of Underwriting

Clive provides a thorough and technical understanding of insurance and underwriting. He supports our underwriting team and helps manage our specialist underwriting software, as well as providing leadership and guidance to junior underwriters.

Bernadette Puddick, Underwriter
Bernadette Puddick
Underwriter

Bernadette is one of our scheme underwriters and joined us in 2011 from Aviva, having spent 17 years with the UK’s leading insurer. Bernadette takes care of our larger clients and is an experienced underwriter.

Claire Gent, Underwriter
Claire Gent
Underwriter

Claire looks after our large charity clients on a day-to-day basis. She handles renewals and events and cancellation insurance. Claire joined CaSE Insurance in 2010 and has over 20 years’ experience in insurance.

George Dixon, Underwriter
George Dixon
Underwriter

George joined us as a trainee underwriter in 2014. He has since obtained his Cert CII, and is a hugely valued member of the underwriting team. George handles both new and renewal business.

Irfan Sharafat, Underwriter
Irfan Sharafat
Underwriter

Irfan is an insurance expert; he has a degree in risk management, holds a Certificate in Risk Management and a Chartered Insurance Institute Certificate. At CaSE, Irfan handles new business and renewals.

Joe Bragger, Underwriter
Joe Bragger
Underwriter

Joe is a very experienced underwriter, having joined us in 2013 from Towergate Insurance. Joe regularly handles our larger charity clients and will often visit charities to ensure their insurance and risk management is tailored to their charity.

Joseph Horner, Underwriter
Joseph Horner
Underwriter

Joseph joined CaSE Insurance in 2015 when he moved back to the UK from Australia. He is taking his Chartered Insurance exams at the moment, whilst working on new business and renewals for the underwriting team.

Keith Buckley, Underwriter
Keith Buckley
Underwriter

Keith is an extremely experienced underwriter and is a key member of the underwriting team. He has previously held underwriting roles at Ansvar and Ecclesiastical, both specialist non-profit and faith insurers.

Neil Edwards, Underwriter
Neil Edwards
Underwriter

Neil is another very experienced underwriter with over 30 years working in insurance. He has previously worked with Zurich and Travellers. Neil helps coordinate the underwriting team and works on new business and renewals.

Samiha Ali, Underwriter
Samiha Ali
Underwriter

Samiha joined CaSE Insurance in our Sales & Support team, she was then trained on the underwriting side of the business and has been working in the underwriting team since 2014. Samiha deals with new quotes and renewals.

Xavier Williams, Underwriting Assistant
Xavier Williams
Trainee Underwriter

Xav has joined us from Bournemouth University and has hit the ground running. He’s currently learning the ropes with the underwriters whilst taking his Chartered Insurance Institute exams. He’s a great addition to the underwriting team!

Sarah Ashworth, Underwriting Support
Sarah Ashworth
Underwriting Support

Sarah supports the underwriting team by processing new business quotations. She also assists Elaine on the Sales & Retail side by liaising with our charity clients and providing support over the phone.

Mike Hudson
Marketing

Mike manages the marketing at CaSE Insurance. He’s a digital marketer at heart and is tasked with ensuring that CaSE Insurance’s digital offering is the best it can be. He also works with several non-profits, helping them with their marketing.

Amanda Passey
Office Manager

Amanda runs the office, is the in-house HR team, supports the finance department and our directors. Although Amanda is often working behind the scenes, she’s always available to support CaSE clients who have finance or billing queries.

Samantha Mahoney
Finance

Sam manages the finance side of CaSE Insurance. This involves coordinating clients, brokers, insurers and other organisations. Between Amanda and Sam, all your finance and billing needs are very well taken care of.