We are independent insurance specialists in Fintech & Media, but we insure all types of businesses & creatives. From startups to FTSE companies, DOPs, designers and coaches. What connects them is our passion for our clients and the work they do. We also understand business and being prepared for the unpredictable, taking the worry out of running your business.

We work hard for our customers and make insurance a positive experience — taking the worry out of getting the right cover. We handle everything, providing bespoke and competitive advice, committed to providing security and a personal approach when you need it most.

Our founder

Before founding Whinney Insurance and becoming Director of our parter brand, Williamson Carson, Matthew worked for Hiscox and has advised FTSE companies, individuals and businesses from a wide range of professions in the medical, financial, technology, media, coaching and creative industries.

Our partner brand Williamson Carson

Whinney Insurance Brokers is part of the Williamson Carson Brand. Wanting to provide a more personal experience to their clients, Tom Carson and his friend, John Williamson, founded Williamson Carson. After John retired, Tom was joined by Matthew Whinney as director, and together they have shaped an independent insurance company passionate about their clients.


“They give honest advice in the best interests of the client, which is why I would choose to place my insurance needs with them over anyone else”

We can offer a wide range of commercial insurance products for all businesses:

• Professional Indemnity (Errors & Omissions)
• Public Liability
• Products Liability
• Employers’ Liability
• Office and Asset Insurance
• Business Interruption
• Cash, Fidelity & Money
• Personal Accident & Illness
• Directors & Officers Liability
• Employment Practices Liability
• Charities & Trustees Liability
• Advertisers & Producers Indemnity (Contingency)

Commercial Insurance

Deciding which business insurance you need is not the most exciting part of running a business, but it’s important that you get it right!

We have put together a short guide that covering what business insurance is compulsory?  To keep things simple we’ve split this guide into two sections:

  1. Insurance which is compulsory
  2. Insurance which is not compulsory but you should consider.

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