H.W. Kaufman Group, a global insurance corporation based in Farmington Hills, has announced its expansion within Continental Europe through the opening of a new office location in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and the addition of a specialty health care insurance team in London.
H.W. Kaufman Group International, Kaufman’s global business unit, includes H.W. Kaufman Group Europe, Chesterfield Group, Lochain Patrick, Burns & Wilcox United Kingdom, Node International, and Cranbrook Underwriting. The companies within H.W. Kaufman Group International offer insurance capabilities across brokerage, underwriting, and other specialty areas.
“H.W. Kaufman Group is continuously exploring opportunities to extend and expand its footprint in markets that demand its expertise and specialty insurance solutions,” says Alan Jay Kaufman, chairman, president, and CEO, H.W. Kaufman Group. “Our strategic investment and hiring of top talent in Amsterdam and London enhance the collective capabilities of our global team as we serve a growing base of international clients.”
The new office in Amsterdam includes experts in financial services, directors and officers, professional indemnity, contingency and political violence, accident and health, along with sports disability coverage.
The new office is located at Joop Geesinkweg 901-999, 1114AB, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Cranbrook Underwriting is a London-based professional underwriting agency that serves brokers on diverse lines of business and is known for its specializations in commercial property, liability, and pet insurance. The company also offer private medical, dental, travel, and personal accident coverages in both insurance and reinsurance capacities.
The launch of the specialized health care insurance team provides an opportunity to participate in a globally developing market including Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Far East, and Americas, the company states.
H.W. Kaufman Group has more than 60 offices across the United States, Canada, and Europe, and employs 2,000-plus professionals. Founded in 1969, H.W. Kaufman Group includes Burns & Wilcox, Burns & Wilcox Brokerage, Burns & Wilcox Canada, Atain Insurance Cos., Afirm, Global Excess Partners, RB Jones, Stonemark, Minuteman Adjusters, and Kaufman Institute.
More information can be found at www.hwkaufman.com.