Providing a risk service

Choosing to work with Brit means choosing a service, not just buying a product.

Every day, our multidisciplined team brings diverse skills and experience to our clients’ businesses, and this deep underwriting expertise helps clients to effectively mitigate their risks.

By working in close collaboration across Underwriting, Claims, Actuarial and Technology, our teams gain and share unparalleled insight into the risks that our clients face.

  • Insight that helps us understand our client intimately, and enables us to deliver a global service.
  • Insight that helps us not only lead the business we write, but also to be a meaningful and valuable partner to those we work with.
  • Insight that helps us select and price risk with industry leading accuracy.
  • Insight to respond to events efficiently and effectively.
  • Insight that drives us to deliver market-leading innovation across all four phases of the customer experience – pricing, risk management, claims and renewals.

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Underwriting & Claims Expertise

At Brit we pride ourselves on Underwriting and Claims excellence, deploying the latest tools and a disciplined approach, we have a long record of strong performance.
Should the worst happen, our team of claims professionals are committed to helping those affected not only to move on from the incident, but to move forward.

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Market Leading Innovation

By putting innovation at the heart of our business we are constantly looking for ways to provide the ongoing value that will help our customers thrive in a changing world. Our parent company, Fairfax Financial Holdings, gives us the perfect foundation to do just that, providing a strong and stable base for long-term growth, while allowing us the fl exibility to be agile in an ever-evolving industry.

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited

Fairfax is one of the world's leading (re)insurance groups. Founded in 1985 – and still run by – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, V. Prem Watsa, the Group has produced compound annual growth in excess of 18% in shareholder value over 30 years.

Fairfax operates globally in over 30 countries through its 23 subsidiary companies, which include many of the insurance industry's best known names.

  •  $12.2bn Gross written premium 2017
  • 19.4% thirty year book value per share
  • $37bn invested assets

Our operating companies are decentralised, with local presidents empowered to run and grow their businesses in the way that's right for them and their clients. This flexibility and agility also helps our companies to communicate and cooperate. With over 20 companies globally, sharing of new ideas and best practice is simply second nature to us. It's a proven approach that fosters a genuinely entrepreneurial spirit within – and across – all our insurance and reinsurance businesses.