Andrew Dodsworth


Andrew is a Consultant who works extensively with the practice. Andrew is a Chartered Certified Accountant with over 35 years experience in the insurance industry.He worked for eight years in a London Market underwriting agency (Sphere Drake Underwriting) producing statistical reports for the Board and compiling regulatory returns for 35 insurance companies.In 1984 he was recruited as the sole accountant responsible for setting up the accounting systems and assisting with the authorisation of a new insurance company - Direct Line Insurance plc. He was appointed to the Board in 1993 and left in 2000 to do the same again for another new insurance company – esure Insurance Limited.

Although he 'retired' in 2002, he continues to work on a consultancy basis with Kempster and Dale as well as devoting considerable time to developing Open Source computer solutions for small businesses. Apart from spreadsheet, SQL and programming skills, Andrew also has considerable networking and Linux experience.