Dedicated points of contact
Our holistic approach means that you'll have the same point of contact throughout the process with, service that covers you and your assets end-to-end.
Our comprehensive solutions can also be arranged for arts dealers, private and corporate collectors, galleries and exhibitors, auction houses, museums and jewellers.
40+ years of experience
We've been successfully servicing our Private Client group division for over 40 years.
We share your appreciation of the fine art, personal valuables and family heirlooms.
We’ll support you, from the finer things in life through to the fine print of your cover.
Our specialities include
Whether it’s a limited edition timepiece, a fleet of cars, or valuable artefacts that you’ve maintained meticulously over the years, we see that you require cover of your private assets to be equally as protective.
High value assets
Home and contents
Investment properties and holiday homes
Collectibles, antiques, fine artwork and motor vehicles
Marine and travel
How we work with you
Quickly and thoroughly understand the details of your personal assets
Assign one clear point of contact to work with throughout the process. Staff you with experienced professionals that understand the structure and insurance requirements of your personal assets. Coordinate closely with the risk management team to deliver a consistent message to the insurance market.
Review existing insurance programs and perform a gaps analysis
Benchmark the existing programs against best practice.
Agree marketing strategy plans.
Prepare underwriting submissions.
Confidentially communicate with underwriters in order to maximise program efficiency.
Report on coverage options.
Manage requirements to ensure coverage without disruption.
Structure bespoke insurance solutions
Structure bespoke insurance solutions using our market knowledge, expertise and buying strength. Ensure that program design evolves with your growth or acquisition of new assets. Provide recommendations for the optimum risk transfer solutions
Deliver our findings in a consolidated report annually.
Deliver our findings in a consolidated report annually. Present outcomes to you in a clear and concise manner. Issue Certificates of Currency, Policy Documents and Invoices General advice on a day to day basis as well as ongoing claims management. Ongoing risk profiling and gap analysis as your insurance needs change.
We have complex Claims experience
Complex fine art claims
$250,000 Storm damage loss, rain water ingress from the roof of a $10 million dollar home. Destroying multiple items of irreplaceable fine art items and personal contents
Complex travel claims
$65,000 lost luggage claim travelling from Europe with Qantas. $40,000 jewellery contained within missing suitcase.
High value assets claims
$95,000 accidental damage claim to Roberto Cavalli rug caused by trades person during home renovations.
Contact us today to learn more about how we can help minimise your risk.
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