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The Top 20 insurers

Find out who ranks highest in the Top 100 UK insurers in Post’s 2015 countdown.
The data, produced in association with AM Best, lists firms based on their financial returns.
Our Top 20 reveals more details about their staff, social media sites, company diversity - and even the popular films or books they identify with.
Who’s climbed and who has dropped since last year? Find out here.

  • 20

    Hannover

    -2 (was number 18 last year)

    Customer website: www.inter-hannover.com

    Number and names of UK executive members: 4
    Nick Parr, managing director of the UK branch; Ralph Beutter, chairman of the executive board; Thomas Stoeckl, chief financial officer; Andreas Bierschenk, chief risk officer

    Total staff: 95 in the UK - Male 64%, female 36%

    Inter Hannover changed its legal status in July 2014 from a PLC to an SE company and became a German-registered insurance company on 5 January 2015.

  • 19

    FM Insurance
    Position last year: 17 (-2)

    Website: www.fmglobal.co.uk

    Number and names of UK executive members: 7
    Vincent Reyda, senior vice-president EMEA; Philip Johnson, operations manager; Peter Solloway, business development manager; David Henderson, claims manager; Massimo Bittolo, underwriting manager; Jay Swiatek, legal director; Rachel Cope, finance manager

    Names of non-executive directors: Thomas Keevil, Kenneth Lever, Peter Wilson UK brands: FM Global, Affiliated FM, FM Approvals, Forest Product Operations, Chemical Operations UK reserves: £539m (as at 31st December 2014)

    Total staff: 884 - Male 59%, female 41%

    Social media addresses
    Twitter
    @FMGlobal (5200 followers)

    Facebook
    FMGlobalcareers (1000 likes)

  • 18

    Chubb
    Position last year: 19 (+1)

    Website: www.chubb.com/uk

    Number and names of UK executive members: 2
    Jalil Rehman, CEO Europe; Jeremy Miles, UK & Ireland manager

    Names of broker clubs: Cornerstone

    Social media addresses:
    Twitter
    @chubbeurope (2000 followers)

    Linked In
    Chubb Insurance Company of Europe (8300 followers)

  • 17

    Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe
    Position last year: 20 (+3)

    Website: www.libertyspecialtymarkets.com

    Number and names of UK executive members: 10
    Nick Metcalf, president and managing director; Matthew Moore, chief underwriting officer, specialty and reinsurance; Sean Rocks, CUO commercial; John Dunn, group finance director; Pauline McNulty, chief risk officer; Nigel Davenport, general counsel; Phil Hobbs, chief actuary; Kirk Maddern, head of operations; John McCammon, head of international offices; Niki Underwood, head of HR

    Names of non-executive directors
    Keith Nicholson; Chris Hanks; Richard Reid

    UK brands: Liberty Mutual Insurance; Liberty Specialty Markets

    UK reserves: £787.43m (net reserves figure from the audited 2014 PRA return)

    Total staff: 394

    Social media addresses
    Twitter
    @LibertySpecMkts (1050 followers)

    Linked In
    Liberty Specialty Markets (2800 followers)

  • 16

    Aspen
    Position last year: 16 (=)

    Website: www.aspen.co

    Number and names of UK executive members: 4
    Karen Green, CEO; Mark Dean, chief risk officer; Emil Issavi, chief underwriting officer; Nigel Terry, chief finance officer

    Names of non-executive directors: Richard Bucknall; Julian Cusack; Heidi Hutter; Timothy Leggett; Karl Mayr; Peter Webster