Paul trained with a major insurer before joining Harris Claims Group, one of the UK’s oldest assessing companies. He became the youngest Directof of Harris Claims, leading commercial property claims and heading up the Material Damage department. In 2004, he led a management buyout and becam Managing Partner of Harris Claims. In 2008, he oversaw the merger of the company with Balcombe, leading to the creation of Harris Balcombe.
Paul has worked on many of the UK’s largest and most complex claims including Baltic Exchange bomb and following the extensive floods in Lewes, East Sussex and for some of the biggest blue-chip companies. He has worked on international claims and was recently appointed a Member of the Institute of Claims Preparers, set up in Australia to provide advice and promote skills to the major catastrophes occurring around the world.
In 2013, Paul purchased Thompson & Bryan, a historic name in loss assessing and he has transformed the business into a Chartered loss adjusting practice, where the professionals are all member of CILA.
We have expanded to create total UK coverage with levels of expertise on claims unrivalled in the market place and with the credibility of being sole providers of the DAS Loss Asist claims preparation scheme .