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February 14, 2022

Asta and JPO Consulting launch ARTes MGA

London: 14 February 2022: Chris Thomas and Richard Brown, today announce the launch of ARTes Specialty Limited (ARTes). ARTes is an independent UK based managing general agent (MGA), wholly owned by the founders and directors, specialising in fully […]
October 6, 2022

The Asta Interview with Chris Thomas

The latest Asta interview features Chris Thomas, CEO of specialty MGA, ARTes. With their first anniversary just around the corner we find out how business is going and learn about the challenges of starting up an MGA in today’s market - from sourcing capacity to the threats and opportunities posed by technology. And aside from sharing his unique personal story behind the ARTes name, Chris also talks about the importance of flexible working for all businesses and how it helps his family deal with life-changing circumstances…