Covéa Insurance Plc is the UK underwriting business of leading French mutual insurance group Covéa, and offers commercial, motor, high net worth, property and protection insurance through its Standard & Poor’s A+ stable rating. In 2017 Covéa Insurance served over 1.9 million policyholders and generated £739 million in premiums.
With 50+ years trading experience they provide insurance cover for customers via insurance brokers, intermediaries and direct distribution channels. Currently employing around 1,500 talented people across their 7 offices throughout the UK, they’re perfectly placed with the knowledge and expertise to look after a diverse range of insurance needs. In 2018 Covéa Inurance won The British Insurance Awards Personal Lines Insurer of the Year, The Bodyshop Awards Insurance Company of the Year and the Repairers Choice Motor Insurance Company Award. It also has World Class service accreditation from the Institute of Customer Service for its Motor Claims, Home Claims and Underwriting Services teams as well as Chartered Insurer status for its Commercial and Mid/High Net Worth business.
In January 2016, Sterling Insurance Company Limited became a fully integrated part of Covéa Insurance Plc, following a Part VII transfer under the Financial Services and Markets Act. Sterling Insurance was voted No. 1 in the Commercial and Personal Lines 2015 Insurance Times Broker Service Survey and Covéa Insurance and Sterling were jointly awarded the 2015 Insurance Times Personal Lines Insurer of the Year award.