One of the UK’s Leading Specialist Insurance Brokers
Established for well over 20 years, Playle Russell are trusted nationwide by both private and corporate customers.
Our mission is to provide all customers with individually designed insurance policies, protecting their properties and possessions, that others may deem too specialist or simply uninsurable. Providing cover that really works for you requires an in-depth knowledge of the subject, something that is frequently missing elsewhere.
We always take pride in offering a personal touch with all our customers, taking the time to fully understand your specialist requirements. Our team of insurance professionals will work with you and for you, consistently aiming to deliver the best cover to fit your needs with some of the best premiums available on the market.
Playle Russell and all associated products and policies are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), every one of our policies are backed by Triple A-Rated financial providers within the UK, including Lloyds.
Meet the Team
Our senior leadership team, led by Managing Director, Richard Playle, whom himself has over 50 years’ experience in the insurance sector, are experts in providing specialist property and industry-specific cover for collectors and traders within the fine arts and literature sectors.
Founding Partner and Managing Director
A seasoned insurance professional in the specialist property insurance and risk management sectors, Richard has established a reputation as a leading figure in the field over the course of a career that has spanned over 50 years to date.
Richard firmly believes in providing a professional service that is backed up by first-hand experience, adding value and insight to every customer. Actively involved in the thatched and period property industry as a consultant for over 40 years, Richard has also been an avid book collector and binder for more than 25 years. He feels passionately about both of these areas and so has a wealth of insight and advice to bring to everyone, whether new to their industry or a long-time advocate.