Schillings partners with Brit Insurance

12 December 2018

Schillings is delighted to announce the exclusive partnership between Schillings Critical Risk and Brit Insurance to create a comprehensive kidnap for ransom offering. Brit and Schillings’ joint vision is to help clients navigate an ever changing environment and to protect people, assets and reputations from the risks they may face.

The Schillings Critical Risk team is led by Schillings Partner, John Chase, who brings over 20 years of experience in kidnap for ransom, extortion, illegal detention, blackmail, hijacking and cyber attacks worldwide. By combining Brit’s specialist underwriting capabilities with award-winning privacy, security and reputation expertise, both Brit and Schillings are committed to building innovative client-led solutions that mitigate and respond to the kidnap for ransom and extortion threats faced by clients.

Commenting on the new partnership, John Chase, Partner at Schillings said : “When it comes to successfully resolving a crisis, experience counts. As proven and talented problem solvers with extensive crisis knowledge, this partnership will ensure Brit’s insured are protected from not only the risks of kidnap for ransom and extortion but also related exposures that may impact their security, privacy and reputation. The Schillings Critical Risk team will work alongside Schillings combined team of legal, intelligence and cyber experts whether it be before, during or after a crisis.’

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