We are delighted to announce that, with effect from July 2011, Richard Jones has become a Director of Aston Charles Ltd. Since joining the company two and half years ago, Richard has done an outstanding job of recruiting into the general insurance broking market throughout Yorkshire and the North West. Aston Charles’ Managing Director, James Heald comments, “Richard is one of the most passionate recruiters I have ever met and has gone above and beyond the call of duty to help grow our business and produce some excellent results during particularly challenging trading conditions. I am truly delighted for Richard and there is no one more deserving of this promotion than him.” Richard will continue with his fee earning duties, with additional operational responsibility for our new, specialist Financial Services team. Congratulations Richard!