Specialist insurance underwriter Fiducia MGA has launched an engineering inspection service for clients and independent insurance brokers in partnership with Bureau Veritas the largest inspection company in Europe.
Leeds-based Fiducia announced the launch of a comprehensive suite of insurance engineering products and the appointment of an experienced engineering underwriting team to support brokers and clients on 1st September 2017. In November 17 they were joined by ex NMU and Aviva underwriter’s Darren Pass and Chris Rooke who will head up the inspection service for Fiducia. The service will provide for ongoing inspection of plant as well as pre quote inspections if required.
Bureau Veritas was created in 1828 and is an independent global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC). The services help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.
Fiducia CEO Gerry Sheehy said of the announcement: “Having recently launched our Engineering account we were keen to enhance the underwriting with an inspection service. We have known Bureau Veritas for many years so I am delighted to announce the partnership. They have an excellent reputation and will be of great assistance to our policyholders and intermediary partners.”
Mark Rosen, Insurance Sector Lead at Bureau Veritas added, “we have known Gerry and Darren for many years are delighted to provide this service for their brokers and clients. They have created a very powerful Engineering proposition for the market and together with the inspection service one that sends a clear message that Fiducia are fully committed to the business.”