Gross written premiums less treaty (2001): £480m
Includes gross written premiums less treaty for:
Fortis Insurance: £441m
Bankers Insurance: £39m
Address: Fortis House, Tollgate, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO53 3YA
Tel: 023 8064 4455
Fax: 023 8064 1146
Year established: 2000
History: Fortis Insurance was formed in April 2000 by the integration of Bishopsgate Insurance and Northern Star Insurance.
Chief officer: Barry Smith
Biography: Smith became chief executive officer for Fortis insurance in November 2001. Before joining the company, he held a number of high profile positions, including
customer services director of AXA Insurance UK and executive director for AA Insurance Services.
UK staff (average for 2002): 883
Parent company: Fortis Group
Main lines of business: Private motor, household - buildings and contents, travel, caravan & camping.