Meet the Team

Gillian Parry

Gillian has been with Tarian from almost the very beginning back in 1987.

Gillian started the personal lines section of Cwmni Tarian Cyf which started as Financial Advisers.

She became a director in 1989 before becoming the sole Director of Tarian (Yswiriant) Cyf in 1999.

Gillian is also a Director of:

  • Siop Morgeisi Direct Mortages  Limited  which provides mortgage and life products.
  • Tractors Menai Tractors Cyf which her partner Robat runs, the company sells agricultural equipment and are New Holland main dealers.

Gillian enjoys relaxing in the sun and during the summer can more often be found at her caravan in Abersoch.

Gwilym Roberts

Gwilym has been with Tarian (Yswiriant) Cyf for over 20 years.

Gwilym was born in Blaenau Ffestiniog and then brought up in Caernarfon where he was educated at Ysgol Syr Hugh Owen.

After spending a year in Gloucester studying computing he returned to North Wales and graduated from the University of Wales Bangor, Normal College.

Gwilym started with Cwmni Tarian Cyf in September 1991 and then from February 1999 with Tarian (Yswiriant) Cyf.

Gwilym lives in Caernarfon with his partner and two children.

Darren Batsford

Darren joined Tarian in May 2012 and he has over 10 years experience in the insurance industry.

Prior to joining Tarian, Darren worked at Lyon Insurance Services in Holyhead where he dealt with their Guest House and Holiday Home scheme, as well as Household and Commercial policies.

Darren is experienced dealing with all types of insurances and is happy to help you with any queries you may have with your Household, Motor or Commercial policy.

Outside of work, Darren enjoys reading, playing darts and following Everton Football Club.

Lynne Thomas

Lynne joined Tarian in 2008 having previously worked for Siop Morgeisi Direct Mortgages Limited for over 6 years.

Lynne is experienced in personal lines insurance and will be pleased to help with any motor, home or travel insurance enquiry you may have.

Lynne lives in nearby Bontnewydd with her partner and she enjoys travelling and supporting her football team which is Liverpool FC.

Gwen Tomos

Gwen joined Tarian on a full time basis in 2011 after many years of working at Tarian over the summer.

Gwen was raised in Nant Peris and went to Ysgol Brynrefail before graduating from University of Wales, Bangor.

Gwen is experienced in personal lines insurance and will be pleased to help with any motor, home or travel insurance enquiry you may have.

Gwen enjoys cooking, cycling and shopping.

Knowing that Tarian are looking after our insurance policies means I have one less thing to worry about and can get on with running my business. They are polite and helpful and always looking for the best deal for us without compromising on the cover.

Tudur Williams, T W Williams & Son Ltd, Pwllheli