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An independent insurance agency established by leading sector experts, focused on insuring people, businesses and not-for-profits against malicious and hostile risks.

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Backed by Lloyd’s of London and A-rated insurance company capital, underwriting across all territories and industry segments with global (re)insurance licences.

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Deploying market-leading insurance limits across a multi-faceted library of insurance products.

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Flexibility and creativity to craft unique and often blended insurance solutions to emerging global threats that impact human, financial and reputational assets. All backed by great service and access to leading global crisis responders.

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In-house threat intelligence, risk mitigation services, and analysis to sit alongside risk transfer insurance products.

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Products and Services

We offer standalone products, as well as highly innovative blended solutions, all delivered in an efficient manner via leading technology. 

Terrorism & Political Violence

Utilising deep in-house expertise alongside verified terrorism and incident data, we offer standard form or tailor-made A-rated insurance and reinsurance.

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Kidnap For Ransom

Our Corporate, Family and Marine Safeguard products provide essential peace of mind to organisations and people with profile or operating in complex and potentially hostile regions. 

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Active Assailant

The threat of malicious assailant incidents is increasing globally, putting lives at risk, and exposing a broad range of industries and companies to physical, financial, and reputational damage.

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Crisis Response

We retain relationships with some of the world’s leading specialists in crisis response and resilience, their services delivered seamlessly through the policies we provide. 

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Accident & Travel

We support corporate and commercial entities operating in hostile or complex environments with our personal accident and emergency medical response coverage.

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Blended Solutions

We provide a single integrated coverage across travel, personal accident, kidnap and ransom and medical/security evacuation risk.  It includes deep financial protection and a single crisis responder under a single policy.

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Product Contamination & Recall

Financial protection and expert assistance for malicious or accidental contamination of products and associated costs of recall.

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Samphire Advisory

We offer insight and support from a team of in-house globally trusted malicious risk consultants. Our audit systems increase confidence, help clients understand and explore risks and offer informed, expert advice.

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Charlie Hanbury
Chief Executive Officer
Samphire Risk
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Whether about the safety of people or assets; whether at home or overseas; whether politically, economically or ideologically motivated; whether localised or globalised -

Samphire will commit itself to the simple promise of world class insurance delivered by true experts with exceptional service

Current Insights

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Why choose Samphire?

We are an independent underwriting agency with a singular focus on insurance and reinsurance across the spectrum of malicious and hostile risks.

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Insurance brokers and distributors have access to a comprehensive suite of world-class products designed specifically to meet clients of all types’ existing and developing needs.

Our curiosity and passion to understand the risks in these specialist areas propel us forward at all times. Our collective expertise means we truly understand what is needed to protect people and companies from ‘bad people doing bad things’.  Our business is built around your needs and with this comes exceptional service.

We are backed by Lloyd’s of London and A-rated insurance company.  Our capacity partners support us to develop pioneering insurance solutions and we provide them with confidence that our understanding of complex risk in this area is outstanding.

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