Who We Are
Trust       Transparency       Integrity

Trevor James

Co-founding partner

“We have combined to bring you this refreshing recruitment vehicle, Meritas, with the express purpose of providing a highly personalised and successful recruitment experience. We have a passion to succeed and our selection processes, based on decades of experience, endeavour to create a “win, win” situation for our highly valued clients and candidates alike as we aim to add value to both our clients’ businesses and our candidate’s careers”

Trevor James of Meritas
Sarah Bray of Meritas

Sarah Bray

Co-founding partner

“Our objective is to deliver first class results to both clients and candidates by offering a bespoke and tailor-made service at all times. Meritas prides itself on being a boutique and niche recruiter with many contacts in the London broking and underwriting sectors which enables us to work highly effectively on both a ‘contingency’ or ‘executive search’ basis in the UK or Internationally. Our discreet and personalised approach is keystone to our success”

Our consultants’ professional track records (CV) in the insurance industry include: 

  • Lloyd’s Broker
  • Lloyd’s Underwriter
  • Founder and Chairman/CEO of leading City of London Financial Services Recruitment Groups
  • Lloyd’s Market and global insurance placement
  • Company formation, team building
  • Company buying/selling (due diligence process)

How does the above translate usefully for your needs?

  • Identification of skills (actual and innate) 
  • Identification of niche/growth areas in the Lloyd’s and London insurance markets
  • Identification of team structure needs, and advice to achieve same
  • Ability to truly comprehend/translate requirements of both client and applicant
  • Furthermore, our expertise can result in surprising placements – we have identified and successfully placed people from time to time with skills to enhance team building and cohesion that might have otherwise been overlooked