"Over the past few years General and Medical has diversified to
provide insurance for a broader client base," said Gill Close,
financial director at General and Medical. "The expansion of the
company and its workforce meant the company had out-grown its former
premises and Peterborough proved to be the obvious choice to establish
a new headquarters."
Before choosing Peterborough the
company considered other locations, including Kettering, but chose
Peterborough due to its many business benefits.
Gill Close said: "Excellent links to
London and a great road network in and around Peterborough convinced
the company that the city was ideal for its needs. The new premises
near the Lynch Wood business park will allow the company to grow and
recruit more staff from Peterborough.
"Since the move the workforce has
grown to around 20 and recruitment is still continuing to increase the
sales team. Long term plans also include further expansion within the