About Us

As of 01/02/22 Healthwise is now part of the Aston Lark group of companies.

Aston Lark is an award winning insurance broker whose combined expertise is vast and spans all commercial sectors, industry-specific schemes, employee benefits expertise, along with a wide range of private client solutions, with an inhouse Claims team.

They are adept at providing comprehensive advice and can adapt and adjust their focus when the world around you changes, or your business evolves. And whilst their services are wide-ranging, their customer service is always personal – just like ours.

Healthwise are specialists in the Employee Benefits arena, covering everything from Health insurance and Group Risk products, to Health screening. As part of the broader Aston Lark group we can help clients with all aspects of insurance.

Whether you are a personal client or a business looking for Independent advice and support you can count on us, our experienced Consultants are made up of industry experts who are able to cover a broad range of products and services Health, Life, Income Protection.  As well as providing great advice you can rest assured that you will be looked after and supported at all times by our team at our Head Office in the heart of the Black Country.

What you can expect

  • Expert knowledge - we regularly review products and services 
  • The best price - we will always negotiate hard for you
  • Integrity - we will always act in your best interest 
  • Ongoing support -  we guarantee our service proposition
  • Confidential - we will treat your data with the utmost care 
  • Claims - we will support clients in the event of claim 

Our clients range from Personal clients, to Insurance companies, Building Societies, Private Hospitals to small companies employing just one or two staff. 

Healthwise is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and our registration number is 301052.  


Our History

Our History

Healthwise Limited was founded in 1993 from its offices in Dudley in the West Midlands. The business initially offered specialist advice on Health insurance policies, however due to customer demand we quickly moved to provide a broad range of products and services to support our clients Health & Wellbeing needs.  

We have gained an unrivalled reputation for providing the highest levels of service to our clients nationwide, as well as a reputation for honest professional advice. We hold agencies with all the leading insurers and provide a whole of market review to ensure we source products and services best suited to meet your corporate or personal needs. We will ensure you obtain the right level of cover, and the right price each and every year, along with an unbiased overview of insurer service standards.


Our Team

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    Bob Grindley

    Bob Grindley has over 35 years experience in the UK health insurance market and formed Healthwise in 1993 having previously worked for Mutual of Omaha ...

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    Paul Swanson
    Client Director

    Paul Swanson is Client Director and began his healthcare career with WPA in 1989 as a Senior Account Manager in the Midlands, before leaving to set up ...

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    Paul Hocking
    Business Development Manager

    Paul  joined Healthwise in 2017 as New Business Manager and is a great addition to the Healthwise team. Paul joins Healthwise from UNUM having wo ...

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