Company Overview

Howden Insurance Brokers India Private Limited (Howden India) is part of Howden Broking Group Limited (Howden), the broking arm of Howden Group Holdings, a company with employee ownership at its heart and clients at the front of its mind.

Howden is the international challenger broker with a difference, providing insurance broking, risk management, and claims consulting services globally. With over $10 billion of premium placed worldwide each year, we have the scale and experience to deliver.

Howden Insurance Brokers India Private Limited (Howden India) is a group company of Howden Broking Group. Howden comprises a wholesale and reinsurance model built on many global hubs and a local retail insurance capability in several countries across Asia, Australia, Europe, North, and South America.

40 countries, 6500+ employees with a network of additional partners

Howden has a first-rate reputation worldwide as a market leader in its specialist areas. A reputation built on an uncompromising philosophy of focus, expertise and service. Howden is committed to maintaining this first class reputation by providing excellent expertise and service. We combine our strengths and our people around the world to deliver solutions locally. Commitment is at the core of our endeavour. No matter what a client’s business is, or how difficult the situation, we give it everything we have. We are not just interested in winning a client’s business; we want to make sure the client stays with us.

Howden India provides risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, insurance portfolio management and claims management services aimed at protecting the balance sheet of a wide range of businesses and professional service organizations. With recognizable expertise in Liability, Construction, Property insurance and Employee Benefits, we also provide our customers risk management and insurance solutions in Marine, Infrastructure, Oil & Energy and Aviation sectors. Our clients include some of India’s top companies that vary by size and risk exposures.

With our corporate office in Mumbai, we operate through regional offices in metro cities such as New Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune and Chennai. Howden India is led by an experienced, multidisciplinary team of professionals drawn from the fields of finance, law, insurance, reinsurance, financial services, information technology, engineering, loss prevention and possesses the requisite experience, technical skills and professionalism to provide its customers with robust insurance solutions.

Note: Established in 2004 Howden India is licensed by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority as per License Number 263.

We provide risk management and insurance solutions to our clients in both corporate and reinsurance broking segments.

Corporate Risk & Insurance Solutions

Through our Corporate Risk and Insurance Solutions Division we provide risk management and insurance solutions to large, medium and small companies across various sectors. Headquartered in India’s commercial capital Mumbai, we operate through Regional offices located in all the major metro cities of India. With recognizable expertise in Liability, Financial and Crime insurance, we also provides our customers risk management and insurance solutions in Property, Infrastructure, Energy, Engineering and Employee Benefits lines of business.

Our Corporate Risk and Insurance Solutions Division operates through three Business Verticals

  • Liability and Financial Risks
  • Property and Construction Insurance (including Infrastructure, Oil & Energy Sectors)
  • Health & Employee Benefits

When engaged to represent a customer, we are able to produce outstanding results thanks to our large team of professionals who possess unique skills in risk management, product design, insurance placement and claims settlement. Our clients include large IT firms, Manufacturing Companies, Pharmaceutical Companies, Infrastructure Development Companies, Private Equity/ Venture Capital Firms, Real Estate & SEZ Developers, Oil & Energy Production & Distribution Companies.

Reinsurance Solutions

As the Indian market develops, access to a competitive reinsurance market becomes increasing important. With the support of strong international wordings and competitive terms the Indian Insurer can approach his clients with confidence particularly when his Reinsurance Broker is easily accessible both geographically and relationship-wise. At Howden India we qualify in all the above aspects. Our seamless connection with Howden Broking Group worldwide puts us in a tactically strong position in supporting all Indian Insurers as well as the GIC Re (National Re-insurer) in seeking facultative and treaty reinsurance capacity from international markets. We also introduce inward reinsurance business to GIC Re and Indian Insurers from Asia, Africa and Middle-East. We have proven strengths in areas such as Liability, Financial Lines, Casualty, Energy & Infrastructure insurance.