LONDON – HDI is pleased to announce that it will be providing capacity on an exclusive basis for higher education risks through RMP, the specialist public sector MGA.
RMP has over 25 years of experience serving not for profit organisations in the UK and Europe. This partnership will see RMP and HDI work exclusively together to develop innovative and responsive risk management solutions for the higher education sector, which currently is facing multiple challenges.
HDI will bring its outstanding risk engineering capabilities, via its team of over 170 specialist engineers, and work together with RMP Risk Control to deliver first class risk management support to the sector. The partnership introduces expert cover for clinical trials to university life science and medical departments and a new bespoke policy wording which can be tailored to meet the needs of each university or higher education institution.
Nick Colyer, CEO, RMP commented, “I am proud of RMP’s new partnership with HDI, not only will we be offering our clients and brokers access to the highest quality A rated capacity, but a carrier which is committed to supporting the higher education and research sector to manage risk effectively. The addition of the specific clinical trials capability to the RMP offering is a significant benefit which HDI’s outstanding expertise and understanding of the sector allows. I look forward to working together to support the development of the vital clinical trial sector at a time of challenge and uncertainty for higher education insttutions.”
Claire McDonald, Managing Director, HDI Global SE UK & Ireland commented, “We have long admired RMP’s commitment to the public sector – and higher education in particular – and are delighted that together we will be working to protect these vital institutions as they manage risk. Having comprehensive insurance cover in place is crucial to ensuring clinical trials can get underway and are an example of how in partnership with RMP, we will better serve the higher education sector to manage the risks they face.”
About HDI Global SE (HDI)
As an industrial lines insurer, HDI Global SE (HDI) meets the needs of SMEs, industrial companies and corporate customers with insurance solutions that are specifically tailored to their requirements. In addition to HDI’s prominent position in the German and broader European market, the company also has operations in more than 150 countries through foreign branch offices, subsidiary and peer companies, and network partners. The company is thus able to offer its customers local policies for their global operations, which ensure that the established service and insurance protection is extended for all covered risks worldwide.
HDI Global SE is a company in the Industrial Lines Division of the Talanx Group. Approx. 3.700 employees in this division generated gross written premiums of approx. EUR 6.2 billion in the year 2019. The rating agency Standard & Poor’s has given the Talanx Primary Group a financial strength rating of A+/stable (strong). Talanx AG is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in the SDAX as well as on the stock exchanges in Hannover and Warsaw (ISIN: DE000TLX1005, German Securities Code: TLX100, Polish Securities Code: TNX).