Senior Solicitor Joins Our Norwich Team

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Mellor who joins our established team of talented underwriters in Norwich from Aviva, the UK’s largest insurance company. Ian will lead our Norwich team as Head of Office.

Ian has over 10 years’ experience working in the real estate and insurance sectors, having been a transactional property lawyer at Mills & Reeve LLP for five years before joining Aviva.

During his seven-year tenure at Aviva, Ian was a senior lawyer for Aviva Investors Real Estate Finance and has since 2015 supported material activities for the UK insurance business, including distribution through strategic partners. Ian also spent time with legal teams supporting businesses in Ireland and France, and the Group function legal team in London where he gained corporate M&A experience.

Ian says, “I am excited to be joining DUAL Asset Underwriting. DUAL is a truly innovative business with a clear focus on delighting customers and partners through market leading underwriting and developing new products that meet previously unmet needs – all backed by top rated insurers.

I very much look forward to being part of the DUAL journey, as the business continues to strengthen its position in existing and new markets.”

Ian Keith, Managing Director of DUAL Asset, said: “I am delighted that Ian is joining DUAL to lead our established team of talented underwriters in Norwich. Ian comes with a wealth of experience gained in the property and insurance sectors that will mean DUAL is even better placed to exceed our customers and partners’ expectations.”

Ian can be contacted on +44 (0)203 808 5659 or +44 (0)7936 358 837 and