David Varey

Occupation -
Director, Griffiths & Armour Insurance Brokers

Background -
David joined Griffiths & Armour in 1988 and was appointed to the GAIB Board in 2002. In addition to overseeing a number of the Group’s major clients, he is responsible for ensuring that high client management and service levels are maintained and delivered profitably. David has significant experience in
the placement of risks across a broad spectrum of sectors, including manufacturing, construction, distribution, motor trade and food.

Prior to joining Griffiths & Armour, David was a professional cricketer which included a four year stint at Lancashire, winter spells in Australia and even an appearance for Clive Lloyd’s World XI against the American All Stars in New York!

Interests -
Most sports, particularly rugby, golf (member RLGC), cricket and football (Tranmere Rovers). Junior section coach at Oxton CC.

Favourite Films -
The Deer Hunter, Reservoir Dogs, Platoon, Once Upon a Time in America and The Usual Suspects.

Favourite Music -
Steely Dan, John Mitchell, Van Morrison, Counting Crows, REM, to mention a few.

Favourite Books -
Anything and everything ranging from the classics to crime fiction (James Ellroy, Jo Nesbo).