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August 1, 2023

Altea launches AlteaPlus with Will Marshall announced as head of division

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Altea launches AlteaPlus with Will Marshall announced as head of division

London, 01 August 2023 – Altea Insurance (Altea), the specialist insurance and risk management provider for the medical, allied health and care sector, is pleased to announce that Will Marshall has joined the organisation, leading AlteaPlus as Head of Legal and Risk Management.


With nearly 30 years of experience as a prominent UK insurance healthcare litigation lawyer, Will brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his new role. Throughout his impressive legal career, Will has worked for some of the world's top insurance law firms in London, defending the interests of both Insureds and Insurers alike. Before joining Altea, he successfully led the Insurance in Healthcare practice team as a Partner of renowned law firm DWF.


Will brings to clients a commercially aware approach, coupled with a deep understanding of their world. His knowledge of the law, combined with his strategic expertise in managing medical claims and his long experience working closely with leading patient safety and clinical governance experts and organisations, has been influential in building the proprietary risk management and client solutions brand, AlteaPlus.


"We are delighted to welcome Will to Altea as our Head of Legal and Risk Management," said Carly Matson, CEO of Altea. "His extensive experience in UK insurance healthcare litigation and his proven track record as a trusted advisor make him an invaluable addition to our team. We believe his professionalism, gravitas, and entrepreneurial mindset will greatly benefit Altea and enhance our ability to serve our clients effectively."

"Altea and our offering through AlteaPlus provides a solution to the currently unfulfilled needs of clients in the healthcare sector"

Will Marshall, Altea

"It is exciting to join a company with the benefit of considerable resources and capital to help build a profoundly different offering in the medical indemnity arena," commented Will. "Bringing my expertise alongside insurance sector experts was essential in order to take AlteaPlus to the market. Altea and our offering through AlteaPlus provides a solution to the currently unfulfilled needs of clients in the healthcare sector.”


Altea looks forward to working with Will, benefitting from his expertise and leadership to bring innovation and tailored solutions to the medical, allied health and care sectors across the UK, Europe and beyond.

About Altea

Altea is a unique provider of combined insurance and risk management solutions tailored for the medical, allied health and care sectors.

With unmatched sector expertise, Altea minimises frictional burden to clients by delivering capital efficiency through multi-year, multi-class insurance solutions. Altea’s fresh approach to risk management marks a significant shift in the medical indemnity arena, offering Insureds the opportunity to mitigate risks before they arise.

Altea's personalised, practical and sustainable solutions underpin its Insureds' and Partners' practices, protecting and enabling them to focus on their business and growth.

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