ARAG appoints David Haynes to UK Board

27 February 2018

Leading legal expenses and assistance provider ARAG plc has appointed David Haynes as a  Director on the company’s board.

Haynes, who has worked for ARAG since the business launched in Bristol in 2006, retains responsibility for the company’s underwriting and marketing functions.

“It is obviously a great honour to join the ARAG board, alongside colleagues that I have worked with for many years.” Haynes commented on his appointment. “These are exciting times for ARAG, as we maintain our strong growth in spite of the many challenges that our markets have faced in recent years.”

“I’m very much looking forward to helping to steer the business as we continue to grow and expand our range of market leading products.”

Haynes replaces former ARAG plc director, Paul Hurley, who left the company in January for personal reasons.

“David is a strong asset to our UK business.” adds Chairman of the ARAG plc board, Werner Nicoll. “He’s a very loyal and dedicated team member who has worked tirelessly to build the successful ARAG plc business, as we know it today. I am delighted that he has joined the board and welcome his contribution to our work.”

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Notes to Editors

ARAG plc is part of the global ARAG Group, the largest family-owned enterprise in the German insurance industry. Founded in 1935, on the principle that every citizen should be able to assert their legal rights, ARAG now employs more than 4,000 people around the world and generates premium income in excess of €1.8 billion. 

Operating in the UK since 2006, ARAG plc provides a comprehensive suite of ‘before-the-event’ and ‘after-the-event’ legal insurance products and assistance solutions to protect both businesses and individuals.


Rachael Wornes, Marketing Manager, ARAG UK, 0117 917 1578,

Paul Jacobs, Director, Consultable,079 0982 1731,


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