GWP less treaty: £365m

Due to Insurance Regulations, GE Financial Insurance writes longer-term disability creditor business as Class 1 through a sister company, Financial Assurance Company Limited, which is not shown here.

GE Financial Insurance

Address:
GE Financial Insurance
Vantage West
Great West Road
Brentford TW8 9AG

Telephone: 020 8380 3000

Fax: 020 8380 3300

Year established: 1972

Major shareholders: GE Financial Insurance is a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Electric

Number of UK offices: 1

Number of UK employees (2002): 220

GWP less treaty: £365m

Due to Insurance Regulations, GE Financial Insurance writes longer-term disability creditor business as Class 1 through a sister company, Financial Assurance Company Limited, which is not shown here.

GE Financial Insurance

Address:
GE Financial Insurance
Vantage West
Great West Road
Brentford TW8 9AG

Telephone: 020 8380 3000

Fax: 020 8380 3300

Year established: 1972

Major shareholders: GE Financial Insurance is a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Electric

Number of UK offices: 1

Number of UK employees (2002): 220

Main lines of business: Creditor, personal accident and travel insurance.

Company history: Established in 1972, GE Financial Insurance is a major provider of private label insurance solutions in Europe. Working in partnership with clients, banks and other financial institutions as well as retailers, the company develops insurance products to be marketed under client brands. In the UK, it provides a range of payment protection insurance products as well as travel and personal accident policies.

The company's scale and sector expertise means that it can offer an end-to-end service to clients to bring products to market, including product design, underwriting and new business processing, general customer service and claims handling. It also offers contract outsourcing services. Across Europe, It has approximately 8 million policyholders, with around 4 million in the UK. GE Financial Insurance has operations in 12 European countries as well as a sister company, GE Assurances, in France.

Chief officer: Bill Goings.