Nunn has worked in a variety of roles across the mobile industry, including a similar role at Supercover Insurance
Bastion Insurance has announced the appointment of former Supercover Insurance man Bernie Nunn as business development manager.
His appointment continues the growth of the gadget insurance specialists, with Nunn starting the role today (January 4).
Nunn joins from 1 Answer Network Limited, where he was a sales director for a year-and-a -half.
He has previously worked in a network capacity at T-Mobile UK and has also worked in the distribution sector with Fone Logistics, European Telecom, Moco and Carphone Warehouse.
However Nunn’s tenure at Supercover Insurance will provide him with the most relevant experience in his new role.
Nunn spent nearly a decade at Supercover where he worked as business development manager.
Commenting on his appointment, Bastion sales director and former colleague of Nunn’s at Supercover, John Fannon said: “He comes to us as a recognised and respected player in the industry with many years of hands-on experience and sound judgement under his belt.
“His previous experiences in both Mobile and Insurance combine perfectly for the role we are filling. We’re really looking forward to watching him develop the Devicecover business even further and creating new sales and revenue opportunities for our industry Partners – many of whom he knows very well indeed and has done for a number of years.”
On his new role, Nunn added: “I have watched Bastion with interest for a number of years now and have witnessed them going from strength to strength owing to their determination to build insurance products specifically designed for the Mobile Industry.”
Bastion Insurance has won the Mobile News Award for the past two years for Best Gadget Insurance with its Devicecover product.