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  • About IGI

    Established in 2001, International General Insurance (IGI) is a global privately-owned specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer. Our vision is to be the company of choice for clients and brokers through market-leading service and our reputation for stable management and capital security.

    A diverse and highly experienced team of underwriters operates our office in London. We also have offices in Dubai, Amman, Casablanca and Kuala Lumpur.

    Our diverse portfolio of specialty lines includes Energy, Property, Construction & Engineering, Ports & Terminals, Financial Institutions, Aviation, Professional Indemnity, Political Violence, Legal Expenses, D&O, Casualty, Forestry and Treaty Reinsurance.

    Standard and Poor’s upgraded our financial strength rating to “A- “, with a Stable outlook. A.M. Best rated the company A- (Excellent), with a Positive outlook, stating, “the revised outlook reflects IGI’s consistent record of very strong operating performance and the continuous improvement in its enterprise risk management framework.”

    We take pride in providing proactive claims management, coupled with open communication, leading to the efficient handling of claims. We endeavour to act fairly and honourably in our relations with clients and brokers. 

IGI sets sights on UK broker market with attendance at BIBA 2018


International General Insurance (IGI) is new to exhibiting at BIBA, but not new to the UK broker market. As a leading international specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer, underwriting a diverse portfolio of specialty lines, IGI has been offering an unparalleled service to brokers in the UK since 2011.

International General Insurance (IGI) has partnered with youTalk ahead of its first time exhibiting at the BIBA conference in May, as part of its ambitions to build out its UK broker business.

IGI is one of a few MENA companies to write international business from London. Since 2011, our UK subsidiary of our Bermudian Parent has been writing a diverse portfolio of specialty commercial insurance and reinsurance based on a proven track record of using technical knowledge to mitigate industry risks.

As an entrepreneurial business, IGI has built up a reputation for underwriting expertise and overall service levels, including efficient and prompt handling of claims.

IGI is currently in the midst of an exciting new phase of development, in which the regional broker sector plays an important role to IGI’s long-term commitment to the UK market.

At BIBA, IGI will be showcasing four products. IGI’s Denial of Access product is a new, innovative cover that will provide UK businesses with protection against closure and business interruption following terrorist attacks. This cover is aimed at Small-to-Medium-Sized Enterprises within the UK (other than Northern Ireland) and will protect against financial loss when an organisation cannot carry out some, or all of their business activities following a terrorist incident.

IGI will also be exhibiting its expertise via its Inherent defects, Legal Expenses and Investment Managers products. Located at Booth E74, IGI underwriters representing Political Violence, Construction & Engineering, Legal Expenses, Directors & Officers and Professional & Financial Lines, look forward to discussing their respective classes PLUS our latest market leading products and initiatives.

Attending the event from IGI will be:

  • Chris Mauduit - Class Underwriter, Professional and Casualty Lines
  • Adam Safwat - Vice President - Underwriting & Business Development
  • Terry Mason - Class Underwriter, Legal Expenses
  • Craig Curtiss - Class Underwriter, Political Violence
  • Joanna Cousins - Underwriter, Political Violence
  • Ben Cubitt - Underwriter, Financial Institutions
  • Simon Mepham - Senior Underwriter- D&O, Professional and Casualty Lines
  • Matthew Gosling - Senior Underwriter - Construction and Engineering

“IGI has been continually building up its business and profile in the London and UK market and we are looking for more brokers to be aware of our expertise and product offering,” said Adam Safwat, Vice President, Underwriting & Business Development at IGI.

“London is an important trading centre for IGI, and is a core part of our ambitious growth plans to expand business lines and underwriting teams in the UK. We are on route to laying down the tracks for future success, which is consistent with our philosophy of niche product development, prudent underwriting and providing excellent service levels.”

IGI UK is rated A- with a stable outlook by Standard & Poor’s and A- (Excellent) with a positive outlook by A.M Best Company.

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