Seventeen Group buys Dumfries broker

Paul Anscombe is James Hallam MD

The Dumfries-based broker, controlling £2.5m of premium, will be integrated into Seventeen’s subsidiary James Hallam. James Hallam already has a presence in Dumfries under the Annandale brand, which was acquired in March last year. “Westscott is very well known to our Annandale team and it was felt to be a ‘perfect fit’ by both companies in terms of culture and location,” said Paul Anscombe, CEO of Seventeen Group, pictured. “We have plans to grow in Dumfries and have a fantastic team now