GWP less treaty: £571m

Address:
QBE Insurance Group Limited
82 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia

Telephone: +61 2 9375 4444

Fax: +61 2 9235 3166

UK Address:
QBE International Insurance Limited
Corn Exchange
55 Mark Lane
London EC3R 47NE

Telephone: 020 7456 0000

Fax: 020 7680 1962

Email: enquiries@qbe-europe.com

Website:

Year established: 1886

Number of UK employees (2002): 590

GWP less treaty: £571m

Address:
QBE Insurance Group Limited
82 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia

Telephone: +61 2 9375 4444

Fax: +61 2 9235 3166

UK Address:
QBE International Insurance Limited
Corn Exchange
55 Mark Lane
London EC3R 47NE

Telephone: 020 7456 0000

Fax: 020 7680 1962

Email: enquiries@qbe-europe.com

Website:

Year established: 1886

Number of UK employees (2002): 590

Main lines of business: Accident and health, bloodstock, catastrophe, casualty, employers' liability, financial and credit, marine and aviation, motor vehicle, professional indemnity, property facultative and direct, property treaty and public/products liability.

Company history: QBE was founded in 1886 and has operations in 35 countries worldwide. It has over 6,000 employees and boasts a portfolio of over 150 products and services. QBE European Company Operations comprises product-focused commercial lines general insurance and reinsurance operations in London, Dublin, and Paris, and general insurance operations in six countries in central and eastern Europe.

Chief officers: Frank O'Halloran, chief executive, QBE Insurance Group

Paul Glen, managing director, European company operations, QBE International Insurance Ltd.