Specialist Underwriters
matching Capital to Risk

20underwriting
facilities

90+staff and
underwriters

04offices
worldwide

150+million in GBP
premiums written

We are a dynamic underwriting services organisation that matches specialist risk to capital through our well-developed global distribution network. We take a flexible, collaborative approach to underwriting, working with the broker to meet their client’s insurance and reinsurance needs. Our underwriting teams operate from locations in the UK, mainland Europe and the US.

About Pioneer

About Pioneer

At Pioneer, we do things differently. We encourage entrepreneurialism
in the approach we take to developing risk solutions.

We manage in excess of £150m in premiums and have TOBAs with over 150 London and overseas brokers.

Each of our business classes are individually backed by A- or better rated carriers and follow the Pioneer Underwriters ethos of tailored solutions backed by excellent customer service.

Our Business

We offer a wide range of quality products to match global risks.
  Pioneer operates at a global level with our underwriting teams matching risk
from our diverse range of brokers and clients to our broad capital base.

Pioneer’s robust operational platform of highly experienced and knowledgeable underwriters provides exceptional access to a wide range of specialist insurance risks via well established distribution networks.  We seek to offer service excellence, built on a culture of discipline, collaboration and agility where our clients can rely on us to provide risk solutions that meet their specific needs.

Our capital partners back our ability to source specialist business that is aligned to their strategic initiatives and philosophical approach to risk. Pioneer is a highly differentiated business, we understand market transformation and react to change rapidly which puts us a step ahead of the competition.
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Latest News

Pioneer Underwriters and K2 Insurance Services LLC sign terms

24-Apr-2020

Pioneer Underwriters and K2 Insurance Services LLC sign terms

Pioneer Underwriters, (“Pioneer”), the underwriting services organisation, and K2 Insurance Services LLC (“K2”), the specialty insurance services holding company, today announce they have signed terms for a transaction whi..

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Pioneer Underwriters has reached an agreement to combine with K2 Insurance Services LLC

04-Feb-2020

Pioneer Underwriters has reached an agreement to combine with K2 Insurance Services LLC

Pioneer Underwriters, (“Pioneer”), the underwriting services organisation, today announces that it has agreed commercial terms for a transaction with specialty insurance services holding company, K2 Insurance Services LLC (“K2&r..

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Strategic update

15-Nov-2019

Strategic update

Pioneer Underwriters (“Pioneer”) has completed a wide ranging exercise to examine optimal strategic and capital options for 2020 and beyond. Pioneer’s core operations, the underwriting services business (MGA), has been remediated to provide incre..

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Hazel Beveridge appointed as Chief Actuary at Pioneer

03-Sep-2019

Hazel Beveridge appointed as Chief Actuary at Pioneer

Pioneer Underwriters (“Pioneer”) today announces that it has appointed Hazel Beveridge as Chief Actuary, effective 01 September 2019. She reports to Andrew McMellin, CEO of Pioneer and will join the Executive Committee. Hazel brings over 20 y..

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Global Offices

UK

London
T: +44 (0)20 7480 0367
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US

Atlanta
T: +1 (404) 937 1045
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EUR

Zurich
T: +41 43 210 3582
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Brussels
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