Connected risk

Connected risk

We live and work in a joined-up world. When it comes to business, this has many advantages, but there are also hazards that go along with these chains of digital and social interconnectedness. Local events such as political upheaval or terrorist attacks can have wider reaching effects outside their immediate sphere of influence, while cyber […]

Event – 46th AIO Conference 2019

Event – 46th AIO Conference 2019

Successful networking at the AIO conference Being able to make genuine connections is vital for building successful business relationships. Here are RFIB’s five top tips for effective networking as we prepare for the 46th Conference and Annual General Assembly of the African Insurance Organisation in Johannesburg, from 9th June 2019. Do Your Homework. Whether you’re […]

Staff insight – Diversity and equality at RFIB Africa

Staff insight – Diversity and equality at RFIB Africa

With many organisations feeling the spotlight turned on their equality measures, Neesha Parbhoo, Director of RFIB Africa, says RFIB has much to recommend as a diverse and empowering workplace. An entrepreneur with a keen eye for market opportunities, Neesha Parbhoo has been working in the short-tail insurance industry for over 12 years, holding senior executive […]

RFIB to adopt Whitespace for digital risk placement

RFIB to adopt Whitespace for digital risk placement

RFIB is partnering with Whitespace for a global roll out of its digital contract placement system across RFIB’s technicians, placing brokers, classes of business, and markets in the course of 2019. The adoption of the platform will be a foundational element for RFIB’s digital transformation initiatives which are reinventing the way in which the group […]

Risk Transfer Group’s Limehouse Agencies acquires DeCyber

Risk Transfer Group’s Limehouse Agencies acquires DeCyber

Limehouse Agencies, part of Risk Transfer Group Limited (RTG), has announced that it has acquired Decyber, an online specialist sport and leisure resilience firm. The Decyber acquisition forms part of RTG’s corporate strategy to double revenues to £100 million by 2021. Decyber provides sports clubs and leisure associations with a fast, simple and easy to […]

RFIB appoints Managing Director of RFIB Americas

RFIB appoints Managing Director of RFIB Americas

RFIB Group Limited, the international insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces the appointment of Joseph Stanoch as a Managing Director of RFIB Americas. He takes up his position with immediate effect, reporting to Nick Foden-Pattinson, and will be based in the Minneapolis office. Joe has over 35 years of experience in the reinsurance industry with […]

Digitizing Risk Transfer – Proof of Concept

Digitizing Risk Transfer – Proof of Concept

RFIB Group Ltd has collaborated with ChainThat on a blockchain proof of concept enabling the distribution of digital risks across markets, brokers, and insureds. The shared data enables the on-demand generation of proof of insurance certificates to the insured on behalf of local brokers and begins to underpin a truly digital risk ecosystem. Digitizing Risk Transfer This […]

RFIB appoints Stephen Warwick as CEO Reinsurance, Asia Pacific

RFIB appoints Stephen Warwick as CEO Reinsurance, Asia Pacific

RFIB Group Limited, the international insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces the appointment of Stephen Warwick as CEO Reinsurance, Asia Pacific. He will take up his position on 1st February 2019 and will report to Kevin Stratton, Managing Director of RFIB’s Specialty unit. Warwick will be based in Hong Kong where he will establish an RFIB […]

VIPR strengthens broker portfolio with global client, RFIB

VIPR strengthens broker portfolio with global client, RFIB

VIPR, a UK leading provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, is delighted to announce a new working relationship with international insurance and reinsurance broker RFIB. With a vision for being agile and proactive, the London specialist broker came to VIPR looking for a solution that would allow them to capture and manage their […]

Duncan Urquhart appointed as Head of Property, Energy & Construction

Duncan Urquhart appointed as Head of Property, Energy & Construction

RFIB Group Limited, the international Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces the appointment of Duncan Urquhart as Head of Property, Energy & Construction.  He takes up his position with immediate effect within the newly restructured Specialty division. Urquhart brings with him over 30 years’ experience in the London, Asian and Australian markets to RFIB. […]