Small business insurance that’s suited to the risks you face 

Being an entrepreneur takes guts and determination! Growing a business in an era of constant change is both challenging and risky, which is why Hiscox is proud to support you, the entrepreneurs, who are accelerating their business through the NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator. Through a combination of group workshops and individual clinics, Hiscox will focus on up-skilling you so that you can be confident you have the right insurance in place now and as you scale. Through our Client Managers, Alex Wheal and Alessia Vincelli, we will be active in all 12 hubs and provide the support to help you navigate your insurance needs.

When you’ve invested so much in building a business, keeping it secure and thriving is a priority. From the space you occupy, to the people you employ and any day-to-day operations, make sure you’re protected from legal liability at every turn with business insurance. So if, as a business owner, you’re wondering what cover you need, or whether your current cover is actually protecting you properly, please get in touch.

What makes us different?

  • We fill in the gaps in your insurance knowledge, and help you make informed decisions
  • Risk awareness equals credibility, making you better prepared for investors and clients
  • We help watch your back so you can look forward
Telephone enquiry number
Call on 0800 7813 047

or email us at   [email protected]

Who are we?

We are Alex and Alessia, your commercial client managers from Hiscox. Find out more about how we can help you and your business by watching the video below.

Meet Alex and Alessia

Alessia Vincelli

Commercial Client Manager

Alessia was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. She moved to London to complete a Master’s degree, fell in love with the city and decided to swap the long Canadian winters for the London smog for good. Alessia is delighted to be a part of the Hiscox Commercial Client team where she can truly help SMEs and start-ups in co-working sites and accelerators to better manage their risk and securely grow their businesses.

Alex Wheal

Commercial Client Manager

Alex is an experienced underwriter who has specialised in SME insurance for the majority of his career. Alex works side-by-side with start-ups and other professional service providers and is obsessed with helping entrepreneurs understand the risks to their business and how insurance can help them offset these. He works with companies of all sizes and at various stages of growth which is why he finds the Entrepreneur Accelerator partnership so exciting.  

Why choose Hiscox Business Insurance?

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Immediate cover for your business

Get your tailored quote online today, and receive your proof of insurance in minutes.

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Award-winning claims service

If you need to make a claim our award-winning specialists are here to provide peace of mind when you need it most.

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Policies tailored to your business

Every business is unique - your insurance should be too. We'll build you a bespoke policy for the risks your business faces.

Get a quote for your business in minutes

  • Award-winning claims service
  • Immediate coverage and documentation
  • No admin fees if you amend your policy

Need more help? Speak to our UK-based experts. Call us on 0800 7813 047

Mon - Fri, 8am - 7pm, Sat, 9am to 2pm. Calls are free from a landline and some mobile contracts or email us at [email protected]

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Public Liability

Public liability insurance protects your business against the cost of settling or defending a claim for bodily injury or property damage from a client or member of the public.


Employers' Liability

Employers’ liability insurance protects your business against the cost of settling or defending a claim from an employee who says that they have been injured or become ill as a result of their work.

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*Start Your Business magazine has awarded Hiscox 'Best Insurance Provider' in their Small Business Service Awards for the eighth consecutive year, from 2009.