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Kidnap for Ransom

Kidnap for Ransom

Stephen Quinton

Class Underwriter

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The world’s security environment is constantly changing and has introduced more unpredictable security risks that our now upon us. Brit’s kidnap for ransom product has been designed to respond to these evolving threats.


Up to USD 52.5 million

Risk Appetite

Our appetite is broad and we will tailor coverage to suit the needs of each insured. We underwrite private individuals, NGO’s, not for profit organisation, maritime risks and small companies to large multinationals.

Product Coverage

Our policies provide cover for the following insured events:

  • Kidnap
  • Extortion
  • Hijack
  • Detention
  • Cyber Extortion
  • Products Extortion
  • Hostage Crisis
  • Threat
  • Disappearance
  • Express Kidnap
  • Child Abduction
  • Assault
  • Emergency Security Evacuation
  • Product Recall Expenses
  • Business Interruption
  • Cyber Extortion Business Interruption

Crisis Response Partner

Brit retains exclusively Schillings to act for insureds during an insured event. Schillings is the only crisis response business in the world to deploy - under one roof – crisis response consultants, intelligence experts, investigators, cyber specialists, risk consultants, lawyers and top people from the military, banking and government.

This exclusive partnership between Brit and Schillings to create a comprehensive kidnap for ransom offering will help our insureds navigate this ever changing risk environment and protect people, assets and reputations.



Stephen Quinton

Class Underwriter

+44 (0)20 3857 0350 | Email

Bruno Schuoler


+44 (0)20 3857 1014 | Email