Gross written premiums less treaty (2001): £30m

ICHEM Insurance Company

Address: 1 Adam Street, London, WC2N 6AW

Tel: 020 7930 9766
Fax: 020 7839 7479 ...

Gross written premiums less treaty (2001): £30m

ICHEM Insurance Company

Address: 1 Adam Street, London, WC2N 6AW

Tel: 020 7930 9766
Fax: 020 7839 7479

Year established: 1926

History: On June 1, 1993, the company changed its name from Imperial Chemicals Insurance to IC Insurance.

It is a subsidiary of AstraZeneca, which owns 51% of the company. AstraZeneca is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, quoted on the UK, US & Swedish Stock Exchanges with global headquarters based in London.

Astra AB of Sweden and Zeneca Group of the UK officially merged on April 6, 1999, to form AstraZeneca and the merger became operational on June 1, 1999. The remaining 49% of the company is owned by ICI.

Main lines of business: All classes of non-life insurance and reinsurance