About Us – Who We Are
We’ve done our best to provide you with as much information about our products as we can – so it only makes sense we put the same effort into letting you know about us, too!
As an independent insurance provider, we specialise in arranging ten and twelve-year structural warranty and construction insurance cover as well as accessing extensive property finance solutions for the construction industry and property market throughout the UK.
Our aim is to transform the structural warranty and property finance market by being at the forefront of technology with data driven underwriting, expertise and market knowledge. Our extensive product range means that we can access finance or arrange insurance cover at every stage of a project’s development.
Meet the Team
Compariqo was founded by a team with many years of expertise in insurance underwriting, warranty provision, business development, property finance and legal compliance.
Registered in the United Kingdom under registration number 11463258 – Registered Office: Lytchett House, 13 Freeland Park, Wareham Road, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6FA. Compariqo is a wholly owned subsidiary of Exance Services Limited whose registration number is 03366581. Exance Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under registration number 300804. Copyright © 2023 Compariqo Limited & Exance Services Limited. All rights reserved.
Mark Griffin, Managing Director, heads up the business. Mark brings a wealth of experience to the team, having worked in senior roles across the insurance industry, construction and legal sectors for over 30 years.
Mark began his career at Aviva where he spent 13 years in general insurance, claims management, underwriting and broker management. Before leaving the organisation, Mark was part of the leadership team that delivered the underwriting and systems integration following the merger of CGU and Norwich Union to form Aviva.
He then moved to NHBC, where he was responsible for developing and delivering several new business areas that helped the construction industry meet the challenges of changing regulation and legislation.
Mark was heavily involved with NHBC’s data and analytics area, which provided valuable insight into claims and helped deliver improvements in risk management, pricing, policy cover and inspections.
After 11 years with NHBC, Mark moved to the Law Society where he developed and launched a new advisory business, helping its 130,000 practising solicitor members address challenges and opportunities concerning risk, regulatory compliance and business development.
Mark holds a Diploma from the Chartered Insurance Institute and a Diploma in Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute.