Partners

Pharos is delighted to work with a number of selected partners from our sectors.

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The Activities Industry Mutual is the UK’s leading provider of specialist insurance services to the adventurous activities industry.  Since 2013, Pharos has worked with AIM and its membership of over 550 separate companies and other organisations offering adventurous activities and events.

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Handsam Ltd provide systems, services and expert advice for schools, colleges, academies and Trusts in health and safety and other compliance matters. The relationship between Pharos and Handsam goes back over 10 years when Julian Penney and Handsam’s founder Chris Lowe collaborated on incident response workshops for school leaders within the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL). Pharos provides a range of services to Handsam’s clients including security audits, critical incident support, EVC training and offsite visit advice.

FCO

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office’s (FCO) ‘Know Before You Go’ campaign was an obvious organisation for Pharos to partner with.  Along with some 400 other organisations, Pharos supports the FCO’s fabulous messages regarding safe travel and awareness for British nationals travelling overseas.  The annual event held at the Foreign Office for Know Before You Go partners is always a useful opportunity to meet with key FCO officials and other similar minded professionals.

YOG

The Year Out Group is an association of leading year out organisations that was formed in 1998 to promote the concept and benefits of well-structured year out programmes, to promote models of good practice and to help young people and their advisers in selecting suitable and worthwhile projects.  Pharos has an exciting partnership with the YOG that involves supporting centralised YOG training and discounted services to Member organisations.

ABC

The Association of British Climbing Walls (ABC) is a not for profit members’ organisation for over 135 individual climbing wall operators.  Pharos has an exciting partnership with ABC that involves supporting centralised ABC training and discounted services to Member organisations.

Travel PR Ltd.  Travel PR provides a range of specialist services for the travel industry, from traditional communications and public reaction support to marketing, training and event management.  Working with Pharos, Travel PR provides our clients with additional support in the event of a major incident needing greater press handling telephone lines and human resource.

Owens Cooper Consulting.  Andrew Cooper is an experienced voice in the travel industry. With a background as a lawyer, Andy is an expert in the regulatory regime affecting the travel and aviation sectors and has senior strategic roles within tour operators and trade associations alike.  As a lawyer, Andy can help clients in specific areas such as contracts, bonding and other complex regulatory matters.