Employee perspectives… with Claire Lochore


At Accelerant, we’re motivated by our mission to rebuild insurance so that it’s fair, transparent and efficient. We’re often asked what it’s like to work at a global company with an audacious vision, so we thought we’d give a peek behind the scenes through our Employee Perspectives… series. After all, people are at the heart of what we do, and we’re proud to bring together individuals and teams who share our passion about creating an amazing experience and working in an amazing environment. In today’s spotlight, meet Clare Lochore, Member Relationship Director.

Employee Perspective Questions

Name:  Clare Lochore

Title: Member Relationship Director

Location: UK

Can you describe your role in a couple sentences?

To look after the needs of our members and work together to achieve our mutual goals. 

How does your work impact people’s [ financial ] lives?

We help to grow existing and new products, to help our members hit what they would like to achieve and more.

Why would someone want to be an Accelerant Member?

Because it’s a true trusting partnership.

What’s your favorite thing about working for Accelerant?

The people, everyone is there is help no matter how big or small.

Describe Accelerant in 3 words.

Exciting, trusting, fast

What did you do before Accelerant?

High networth underwriter

What was your first-ever job?

Veterinary nurse assistant

Where did you grow up?

Gurnsey and then Colchester, UK.

How did you learn about Accelerant?

Friends and media.

Who inspires you?

Gosh everyone! I think everyone has something to look up to or get inspiration from.

What are you most proud of?

My children.

What do you love to do when you’re not working?

Cooking massive friends and family lunches, seeing everyone laughing and having fun is very special.

What’s on your bucket list?

I would love to learn how to fly a plane.