Zurich International Programs

Manage risk worldwide

For nearly 40 years, we have built a global team and a powerful network of fronting companies that gives our customers consistent, excellent service, wherever they operate.

Our coverage matches our customers international footprint and needs, and our award-winning1. tools enable efficient program management and help achieve greater compliance. In addition, with our strong credit ratings, we have a firm foundation of financial strength2.

We provide one of the broadest ranges of products and services in the industry, under one program for flexibility and convenience.

With Zurich International Programs, we help to protect the businesses our customers care about, worldwide.

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From structuring your program to managing claims, we give you a consistent standard of insurance protection for:

  • Property
  • Casualty
  • General Liability
  • Motor Fleet
  • Engineering Lines
  • Marine
  • Professional Liability
  • Directors and Officers
  • Commercial Crime
  • Corporate Accident & Business Travel
  • …and more

 

Zurich’s expertise and experience enables us to offer an insurance program which is in line with local laws, which you can manage and control more easily due to its broad range of coverages under one master program, and which can help you to attain higher limits at lower cost.

Your benefits

Network

Zurich’s global network covers 200+ countries3, and comprises 2,000 professionals dedicated to managing 6,000 international programs. There are 8,000 claims professionals handling 125,000 claims annually, and 9004 risk engineering professionals. The network also contains the central network management team and 40 people in strategically located Hubs, managing fronting companies around the world.

    Coverages

    Zurich gives you access to one of the broadest ranges of products and services in the industry, under one program for flexibility and convenience.

    Compliance

    As a pioneer in this arena, Zurich is tuned into the laws of various local jurisdictions. This means risk managers and the C-suite can have greater confidence the insurance program will not contravene local laws.

    Control

    Zurich’s goal is to help you better control your international program which helps ensure greater consistency and continuity, can enhance service delivery, contributes to transparency, reduces volatility, and helps to avoid duplication or gaps in coverage.

    Convenience

    By organizing important coverages under one master program, Zurich facilitates easier management of the program, and provides our customers’ captives with better opportunities to benefit from a diversified portfolio.

    Cost

    Zurich combines domestic and foreign exposures under a master program, to give you the ability to attain higher limits at lower cost.

    1. Zurich MIA: 3 Business Insurance ‘Innovation Award 2012’ in North America and ‘Highly Commended Insurance Innovation of the Year’ Insurance Times Awards 2012
    2. Insurance is underwritten by Zurich Insurance Company Ltd and other insurance company subsidiaries within the Zurich Insurance Group including, in the US, Zurich American Insurance Company and its underwriting subsidiaries. Insurance product obligations are the sole responsibility of each issuing insurance company. For example, only the assets of Zurich American Insurance Company (and no other assets of the Zurich Insurance Group) are available to meet its obligations for the performance of its products. For information about the ratings of Zurich American Insurance Company, access the ratings section on www.zurichna.com. For more complete financial information about the Zurich Insurance Group and ratings for Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, access www.zurich.com.The rating represents the overall financial status of the individual member companies and is not a recommendation of the specific policy provisions, rates or practices of each issuing insurance company.
    3. In 2013, as defined under International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
    4. As of September 2013. In the US, risk engineering services are provided by The Zurich Services Corporation

     

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    Contacts

    Global
    Petra Riga
    Global Head of International Sales & Distribution
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Phone: +41 79 5995731 (mobile)
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    North America
    Barbara Russo
    Head of International, Sales & Distribution
    New York, USA
    Phone: +1 973 495 8470 (mobile)
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    Europe, Middle East and Africa
    Bryan Betts
    International Sales & Distribution Manager
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Phone: +41 78 6158608 (mobile)
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    Asia Pacific
    Petra Riga (Ad Interim)
    Global Head of International Sales & Distribution
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Phone: +41 79 5995731 (mobile)
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    Latin America
    Jonathan Newbery
    International Sales & Distribution Manager
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Phone: +41 78 8966617 (mobile)
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