Meet the Gravity Team!

At Gravity everybody has an important part to play, to find out more simply hover over a team member and scroll.

Gravity Central

DALE COLLETT

Managing Director

Dale Collett

Managing Director

Having set up the company from a home garage in 2012, Dale shows no signs of slowing down! Dale oversees the business and is responsible for delivering the company objectives. He is a firm believer in the importance of our company identity and values, which give us our strong heartbeat. Part of this is our Chartered Status which is vital to our model as giving hands-on support as trusted advisors.

Tel: 07791 152860

dale@gravityriskservices.co.uk

RITCHIE JONES

Commercial Manager

Ritchie Jones

Commercial Manager

Ritchie has been with Gravity since 2014; Originally an account executive, Ritchie has grown with the company and is now our Commercial Manager, looking after the Client Service Team. This team is responsible for handling client queries, servicing their policies, dealing with claims and working closely with the Account Executives. Ritchie is the ‘go-to’ person in the office with an abundance of market knowledge at his disposal making him the back-bone of the Stourbridge office.

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: ritchie@gravityriskservices.co.uk

MATT MCCALL

Associate Director

Matt McCall

Associate Director

Matt heads up our New business team. With over a decade of experience in sales management Matt brings a wealth of knowledge to the team. His day-to-day tasks vary from driving our industry leading internal sales team, meeting with new clients, developing professional relationships with other associated businesses and launching new products and services.

Tel: 07814 534667

Email: matthew@gravityriskservices.co.uk

DAWN COLLETT

Operations Manager

Dawn Collett

Operations Manager

Dawn has worked with the company since it began trading (Dale says she had no choice!) performing virtually every role in the business. Dawn’s role now includes managing the growing office and helping us to make business improvements and efficiency gains. A keen spreadsheet fan, her aim is to be an expert on the systems so we ‘systemise the routine and personalise the exception’.

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: dawn@gravityriskservices.co.uk

RACHEL GRIFFIN

Finance Manager

Rachel Griffin

Finance Manager

Rachel joined the Gravity family in December 2016, and brought with her nearly 30 years of insurance experience, together with the Cert CII qualification. Rachel looks after the Finance function with meticulous care and her strong organisation skills help to ensure the smooth running of the team.

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: rachel@gravityriskservices.co.uk

HELEN GRIFFIN

Finance Assistant

Helen Griffin

Finance Assistant

Helen joined Gravity in June 2017 with a background in Underwriting, Credit Control and Customer Service for Personal Lines insurance and experience in Life Claims too.

She has performed a variety of roles within Gravity including Customer Service, Operations and now provides valuable support to the Finance Team as Accounts Assistant. As the smiley face of the business, Helen is always first to warmly meet and greet any visitors to the office. She is also our Charity Co-Ordinator, helping to support our chosen charity, Mary Stevens Hospice.

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: Helen@gravityriskservices.co.uk

JOHN MULQUEEN

Senior Account Executive

John Mulqueen

Senior Account Executive

John has worked in the insurance industry for 19 years, ultimately gaining experience in the placing and servicing of Property Owners/Managers, Professional Indemnity and General Commercial Insurance. John is fiercely devoted to giving the highest quality of advice to his clients, ensuring their business are suitably protected. Being exceptionally personable, John has built strong, long-term, mutually beneficial relationships with his clients.

Tel: 07792 929241

Email: john@gravityriskservices.co.uk

ALAN HOOD

Senior Account Executive

Alan Hood

Alan is the most recent addition to the Gravity team. Having over 30 years experience including as Branch Manager for National Brokers, Alan manages a number of key accounts for the company.
He also becomes the 3rd Cambridge United supporter to join the company!
Tel: 07810 446298

KIERAN WILSON

Account Handler

Kieran Wilson

Account Handler

Kieran joined the Gravity family in May 2018 and brought with him several years of commercial insurance experience. This, coupled with his warm, friendly manner and strong attention to detail makes him a member of the team to look up to and learn from. Kieran has already progressed in his role and is now actively servicing his own client list.

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: kieran@gravityriskservices.co.uk

SOPHIE MCDONOUGH

Account Handler

Sophie McDonough

Account Handler

As an account handler, Sophie uses her insurance experience to assist client’s with their day to day enquiries. Sophie works within the Client Service Team, providing a range of support services to our clients. Sophie’s excellent communication skills allows her to provide a professional and friendly service

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: Sophie@gravityriskservices.co.uk

KAREN WELCH

Account Handler

Karen Welch

Account Handler

Karen has been a member of Gravity since October 2017 and brought with her years of insurance experience including time spent as an Underwriter for RSA. Karen’s hardworking ethos helps support her colleagues and ensures her clients experience only the best in customer service.

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: karen@gravityriskservices.co.uk

DOMINIC COLLETT

Account Handler

Dominic Collett

Account Handler

Dominic joined the company in 2018 to support the lead generation team and has shown his communication skills as well as being the IT guru! Being Dale’s son he knows he has to be on top of his game all the time! He certainly has a better sense of fashion than his Dad!

Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: dom@gravityriskservices.co.uk

JOSH WEBB

Development Executive

Josh Webb

Development Executive

Josh joined the Gravity family in July 2018, he brought with him several years of Retail sales experience from the motor trade. This, coupled with his previous management roles and eagerness to learn has enabled him to progress quickly in his new business development role.

Tel: 07528 519403

Email: joshua@gravityriskservices.co.uk

DAVID HOWE

Consultant – SIS Risk Solutions

David Howe

Consultant – SIS Risk Solutions

David has a wealth of experience, particularly in Property Owners insurance. Trading under his own Company name, SIS Risk Solutions, David gives very personal hands-on support to his clients.

Tel: 07557 515853

Email: david@sisrisksolutions.co.uk

Gravity North

SAIQA ASHRAF

Director, Gravity Risk Services (North) Ltd

Saiqa Ashraf

Associate Director

Saiqa is leading the development of our presence in the Northern Region. Her extensive knowledge and willingness to always go the extra mile for her clients has seen her grow a loyal client base. Saiqa has strong business acumen and is driven to building a team around her as part of the regional expansion.

Tel: 07734 236759

Email: saiqa@gravityriskservices.co.uk

GEOFF BOWN

Gravity Risk Services (North) Ltd

Geoff bown

Having worked with Saiqa and Dale previously, Geoff’s pedigree was well known to the Gravity team. With 17 years experience in the Leeds market he has a strong profile, most recently leading a team of Advisors in servicing a book of business as well as successfully securing a large number of new accounts.

Gravity West

MATT SLATER

Director – Gravity Risk Services (West) Ltd

Matt Slater

Director – Gravity Risk Services (West) Ltd

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Tel: 07469 35 17 32

Email: matt@gravityriskservices.co.uk

MANDY SLATER

Director – Gravity Risk Services (West) Ltd

Mandy Slater

Director – Gravity Risk Services (West) Ltd

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Tel: 0121 2705809

Email: mandy@gravityriskservices.co.uk

Gravity East

RICHARD GIBSON

Regional Director – Leicester Branch

Richard Gibson

Regional Director – Gravity Risk Services (East) Ltd

Our Regional Director Richard Gibson who is co-owner of Gravity Risk Services (East)  has over 30  years’ experience in insurance broking for commercial and corporate clients throughout the UK and Europe.

Richard’s days are very mixed which include the “day to day management of the business,  New Client Account Development, Servicing of a large portfolio of clients  and the management of Affinity Schemes and introducers.  All this is backed up with the quality personal  service and support his clients deserve.

Richard has a vast knowledge of  all aspects of industry with particular expertise to “all things metal”, construction and the motor trade.

Tel: 07510 695335

Email: richard@gravityriskservices.co.uk

Tel: 01787 221294

KELLY LAWRENCE

Associate Director – Leicester Branch

Kelly Lawrence

Associate Director – Leicester Branch

With over 15 years’ experience in Commercial Insurance broking in a variety of roles plus the Advanced Diploma in Insurance (ACII) qualification, Kelly is responsible for the day to day running of the regional Leicester Office. She uses her excellent organisational skills to provide support to the Account Executive to ensure that all clients needs are looked after on a day to day basis

Tel: 0116 4782888

Email: kelly@gravityriskservices.co.uk

RICHARD LAWRENCE

Finance Controller – Leicester Branch

Richard Lawrence

Finance Controller – Leicester Branch   

Richard he has over 20 years’ experience working in different accounting roles for both national and independent brokers. He is responsible for ensuring that all Insurer statements are paid within the agreed credit terms, dealing with all queries that may arise. He also manages the finances for the regional Leicester Office.

Tel: 0116 4782666

Email: rich@gravityriskservices.co.uk