Beam was founded in 1995 by Managing Director David Johnston and originally traded as Johnston Park McAndrew.


Our friendly and efficient team of 36 have decades of experience between them and pride ourselves on understanding customers’ needs and offering a client-centred approach.  Supporting our local community has always been an important aspect of our business and we take an active role in supporting local events and activities whenever we can.  Based in Halesowen, we look after clients not only in the Black Country, but UK-wide too.


Charity Work

Since 2008 we have supported the charity Edward’s Trust which provides support for anyone affected by the death of a child, whatever their age or cause of death. We have taken part in numerous charity events to raise money for the trust.

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Our Team

All our staff have varying levels of insurance broking experience and participate
in a full programme of training in order to maintain their continuing professional development.


David Johnston - Managing Director


Steve Faulkner - Strategic Director

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Sarah Cooksey - Operations Director


Trish Parr - Head of Insurer Relations

Team Lisa

Lisa Davies - Head of SME Sales


Karen Blount - Head of Corporate Account Handling

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At BEAM our focus is always on customer satisfaction and customer success. The success of our business is reliant on our ability to attract and retain the highest calibre of people.

We believe that it’s important to love what you do and to work in a fun, energising, collaborative environment where you can truly make a difference.  We are always looking for talented Sales Executives and Account Handlers who share our values and have the same passion for delivering a first-class service to our customers.

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Thinking of starting your own insurance brokerage?

Are you an Account Executive with the commitment, passion and drive to run your own business? Then why not join our network programme and take control of your future. 

With our launch pad programme, you can begin the next chapter of your career in just a few days.


Looking to sell your Brokerage, Limited Company,
or Book of Business?

As a well-established broker, strategic acquisitions form a key element in achieving our long-term objectives. We have a robust onboarding programme, and funding in place to support our strategy to acquire businesses. 

We are looking for businesses that adopt a similar approach to us and provide a very personal service with a strong emphasis on advice and professionalism. 

If you wish your clients to continue to be looked after by an independent broker that takes pride in the relationships they develop, then BEAM Insurance Solutions could help you with your succession plan. 

We would love the opportunity to talk to you about your plans.