Our Australian branch, based in Sydney, was opened in 2008 and is fully authorised
and regulated by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). We also enjoy
a company Credit Rating of A+ (S&P).
Our team has many years of experience and expertise and includes specialist underwriters
based both locally and at various international offices.
We are continuously looking for opportunities to grow our footprint in the specialty
insurance segment in Australia.
Our business offering is divided into 2 areas being Delegated Authority Business and Open Market Single Risks:
Delegated Authority Business
We seek to support UW agencies and brokers that have a niche insurance offering, who value long-term partnerships, and who ideally have their own infrastructure to service their business needs
We provide clearly defined underwriting authority for each UW Agency to reduce unnecessary inefficiencies in the value chain
We have a flexible approach allowing us to consider innovative ideas, lines of business, distribution channels and markets
We provide secure and highly-rated insurance paper for our partners and their clients
Open Market Single Risk Business
We focus on Financial Lines business, namely Directors & Officers and Miscellaneous Professional Indemnity, as well as Crisis Management products in particular Product Contamination and Recall
Our team of local and empowered underwriting experts provide a commercial and flexible underwriting approach
We provide fast and efficient service
We are willing to provide meaningful levels of capacity