AIG Europe S.A.
With roots that trace back to 1919, we’re a global insurance company with operations in more than 80 countries and jurisdictions. We provide a range of insurance products to support our clients in business and in life, including: general property/casualty, life insurance, and retirement and financial services through our General Insurance, Life and Retirement and Investments business units.
The Swiss Branch of AIG Europe S.A. opened in 1957 and today specialises in insurance products for local businesses and multinational corporations as well as specific groups of professionals, such as lawyers, financial advisors, IT specialists, insurance brokers, etc. AIG develops insurance solutions which are tailor-made to the particular needs of the respective industries or groups of customers.
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty AG
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 12 dedicated lines of business.
Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 33 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,400 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2018, AGCS generated a total of €8.2 billion gross premium globally.
XA XL is the P&C and specialty risk division of AXA. With a shared culture of service, partnership, operational excellence and innovation, we look forward to bringing further value and partnership to our clients and brokers.
Our teams are experts in Property, Casualty, Professional and Financial Lines and Specialty re/insurance for the world’s most complex risks. We partner with those who move the world forward. To learn more, visit www.axaxl.com.
Chubb is the world’s largest listed industrial insurer. With its own branches in 54 countries and long-term cooperation partners, Chubb offers industrial and personal insurance to a wide range of customers worldwide. The parent company Chubb Limited, headquartered in Zurich, employs 31,000 people worldwide and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is included in the S&P 500 share index.
In Switzerland, Chubb Insurance (Switzerland) Ltd, a subsidiary of Chubb Limited, currently employs 75 people. Chubb Insurance (Switzerland) Ltd. is domiciled in Zurich and has an AA rating from Standard and Poor’s. Tailor-made solutions in property, liability, transport, cyber and environmental insurance, financial lines as well as personal and accident insurance cover the needs of companies and organizations of all sizes.
DUAL is the largest global underwriting agency in the world. It provides specialist insurance solutions by connecting capacity providers to new geographic markets and segments and brokers with new insurance markets. The DUAL Group is the underwriting division of the Hyperion Insurance Group. An established and respected leading underwriter with annual gross written premiums of GBP 719 million employing over 600 people worldwide. DUAL Swiss is a Swiss MGA (Managing General Agent) with a coverholder accreditation in Lloyd’s London, the world’s largest insurance market.
DUAL Swiss offers a wide range of insurance products, particularly in the areas of Directors and Officers liability (D&O), financial loss liability for Financial Services providers, professional liability, cyber, general liability and fidelity insurance.
Euler Hermes is the global leader in trade credit insurance and a recognized specialist in the areas of Fidelity Insurance incl. Cybercrime, surety and guarantees. Headquartered in Paris, the company is present in 50 countries with 5,800 employees. Euler Hermes is a subsidiary of Allianz and rated AA by Standard & Poor’s. The company posted a consolidated turnover of €2.7 billion in 2018 and insured global business transactions for €962 billion in exposure at the end of 2018.
Euler Hermes Switzerland employs approximately 50 people at its headquarters in Wallisellen and Lausanne and Lugano offices.
HDI Global SE
As an industrial insurer, HDI Global SE (HDI) meets the needs of mid-sized companies, industrial enterprises and corporate groups for tailored insurance solutions. In addition to its outstanding presence in the German and European insurance market, the company is active in more than 150 countries through foreign branches, subsidiaries, affiliates as well as network partners. This enables HDI to serve international clients with local policies to ensure and provide the defined service and worldwide insurance cover for all included risks.
HDI Global SE is part of the industrial insurance division of the Talanx Group. The division generated a gross premium volume of around EUR 6.7 billion in 2020 with approximately 3,700 employees.
Zurich Switzerland handles the life and general insurance business of Zurich Insurance Group in Switzerland. As a company with a long tradition and deep roots in Switzerland, we place a high priority on the national traits of precision, reliability and security. Our core business is risk management. Whether we are working with private individuals, SMEs or corporations with global operations, we help our customers understand their risks – and protect them with comprehensive solutions.
Zurich is one of Switzerland’s largest insurance companies. Zurich Insurance Group operates worldwide, employing a workforce with about 53,000 employees in over 210 countries and territories.
Tokio Marine HCC
Tokio Marine HCC is a leading specialty insurance group conducting business in approximately 180 countries and underwriting more than 100 classes of specialty insurance. The company is comprised of highly entrepreneurial teams equipped to underwrite special situations, companies and individuals, acting independently to deliver effective solutions. Our products and capabilities set the standard for the industry, as many of our approximately 3,000 employees are industry-leading experts.
Tokio Marine HCC is rated AA- (Very Strong) by Standard & Poor’s, A++ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company, Inc., and AA- (Very Strong) by Fitch Ratings.
In ten issues per year, “Schweizer Versicherung” provides comprehensive background information on the insurance industry in all its segments and markets. It accompanies the movers and shakers of the insurance industry with a critical eye, shows perspectives and also the important minds. A competent editorial team as well as an equally competent team of experts write practically and about all players from insurers and reinsurers, health insurance companies, pension funds, institutional investors to brokers. The trade magazine is also the official organ of various trade and professional associations.
As the leading medium of the branch the business- and management-magazine Versicherungswirtschaft focuses on the economic gain of knowledge of professional and managerial staff as well as high-potentials. in addition to the journalistic evaluation the reader obtains fundamental knowledge through author contributions at the interface between science and practice. Profound, independent and market-oriented for more than 70 years.
PHi deals with national and international developments in the area of third party liability. In six issues per year, PHi offers scientific and practice-oriented articles by well-known international authors on developments in product liability law, financial lines and other industry-relevant liability areas and their insurance; analyses of trends in liability law and liability insurance; reporting of important liability cases and documentation of relevant new laws and legislative initiatives from all over the world; reports on key events, book reviews, short reports and much more.
Haefeli & Schroeder Financial Lines AG (HSFL) is an independent, partner-led broker specialized on Financial Lines with headquarters in Pfäffikon SZ, Switzerland. Besides organising the yearly Financial Lines Forum, HSFL is known for custom-made Financial Lines-Solutions for Customers, particularly for large clients. Additionally, HSFL offers partner-brokers access to the web-based FL-Platform, where SME-clients with a few clicks, within a few minutes and without additional costs receive already negotiated binding offers from insurers and can directly close a contract. To find out more more on the several areas of HSFL please visit www.financial-lines.ch.
Many years of experience is one thing. Competence is something else. Competence needs regular further training and a solid basis. Insurance advisors with the Cicero seal of approval have a basic qualification and ensure that their know-how is always up to date. To this end, they invest in around four days of continuing education courses every year.
Participation in the Financial Lines Forum is rewarded with 6 Cicero credits. The certificate will be issued at 5 p.m. in the conference room.