About Us 2018-05-18T12:59:25+01:00

Welcome to Empire Brokers, the home of independent advice for Insurance, Mortgage, Protection and Commercial Finance

Empire Brokers are an independent brokerage based in Harrow on the Hill, Greater London. We offer insurance, mortgage, protection and commercial finance services to individuals and businesses in the local community and across the United Kingdom.

Established by Laith Karim in 1986 and as a limited company since 1997, we have over two decades of industry specific experience.  Now leading a team of dynamic staff, the company is well versed in a multitude of specialist areas. Combining highly competent professionals with an independent establishment, we offer a broad range of bespoke services that aims to find the most suitable solutions, resulting in an unparalleled level of customer satisfaction.

We are proud to have long established relationships and memberships with the British Insurance Broker’s Association (BIBA), Sesame Bankhall Group (SBG), and the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB).

Empire Brokers are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Our experts are here to assist with all of your financial requirements.

Our Team

Laith Karim
Laith KarimManaging Director

Tel: 0203 826 1535
Email: laith@empirebrokers.co.uk

Laith has a wealth of experience expanded since his early involvement in the Financial Services industry back in 1985.  He has successfully developed the business since registering as a Limited company in 1997, and is committed to maintaining and building long-term relationships with new and existing clients and providers. Outside of work hours Laith enjoys spending quality time with his family, travelling and gardening.

Maher George
Maher GeorgeSenior Mortgage and Protection Adviser

Tel: 0203 826 1531
Email: maher@empirebrokers.co.uk

Maher has over 22 years of experience in the field of Financial Services having come from an IFA background.  He specialises in Mortgages and Protection, and has extensive knowledge and understanding of the market.   He previously worked in the medical research field before changing career in 1996, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Biophysics and a Master’s degree in Applied Immunology.  Outside of work, Maher enjoys rugby, playing chess and runs a youth football club.

Roy Thakar
Roy ThakarSenior Account Manager

Tel: 0203 826 1534
Email: roy@empirebrokers.co.uk

Roy has over 10 years’ experience in the Insurance industry as an Account Manager.  He is an enthusiastic professional, who specialises in arranging insurance policies for SME’s and High Net Worth clients.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computing. Outside of work, Roy is a very keen golfer and also plays football for his local Sunday league team.

Yusuf Karim
Yusuf KarimAccount Manager

Tel: 0203 826 1533
Email: yusuf@empirebrokers.co.uk

After graduating with a BA Honours degree in Business Accounting, Yusuf joined the team as an Accounts Administrator and soon progressed to become an Insurance Account Manager. Yusuf has completed his Cert CII qualification, and enjoys developing relationships with clients by providing exceptional customer service. Outside of work Yusuf enjoys travelling, playing five-a-side football and supports Manchester United Football Club.