Market Leading Solutions
In a global economy characterised by uncertainty and regulatory pressure, Financial Institutions and Commercial Entities are exposed to a growing array of complex threats. Led by an underwriting team with over 60 years of combined experience, Leopanthera offers innovative solutions for organisations worldwide.
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Leopanthera

Who We Are

Leopanthera is a Lloyd's Coverholder specialising in insuring Financial and Commercial entities of various sizes worldwide.

With over six decades experience of building and managing successful portfolios and client and broker relationships within the London and international markets, the members of our underwriting team aim to offer market leading financial risk solutions.

What We Do

We aim to combine our technology and data capabilities to remove inefficiencies in the value chain and bring the capacity provider closer to the Insured.

By maintaining long-term relationships with our clients, regardless of geography, we develop a detailed understanding of their organisation in order to tailor our products to their unique requirements.

Our Values

Our values are instilled in everything we do.

Strength, Agility, Speed, Teamwork, Client focus, Integrity, Respect, Excellence and Longevity.

Based upon the foundation provided by these values, our vision is for Leopanthera to become the world’s largest specialist financial lines Lloyd's Coverholder and the first choice for brokers and capacity providers alike.

Leopanthera
Products

Financial Institutions


Commercial Entities

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Financial Institutions

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Comprehensive Crime +

Comprehensive Crime insurance covers financial entities, such as banks and investment managers, for financial loss resulting from employee behaviour. We cover:

• Employee Infidelity: malicious, fraudulent and criminal acts
• Extortion: threats to the company’s property, confidential material and data
• Loss of physical property onsite and in transit
• Forgery and alteration of documents
• Computer, Cyber Fraud and Fraudulent Electronic Payments

Professional Indemnity for Financial Lines +

Professional Indemnity insurance covers financial entities for legal expenses and compensation costs arising from allegedly providing clients with inaccurate services and advice. We cover:

• Alleged professional negligence
• Alleged breach of confidence
• Breach of copyright or confidentiality
• Defamation

Directors' & Officers' +

Directors’ and Officers’ insurance covers costs arising from claims against directors & officers of financial and commercial entities. We cover:

• Cost of defending claims
• Cost of damages and settlements
• Reimbursement for the company
• Investigation costs and expenses
• Unlimited run-off for retired directors

Pension Trust Liability +

Pension Trustee Liability insurance covers costs and damages caused by a claim against parties involved with a pension scheme for alleged wrongful acts. We cover:

• Cost of defending claims
• Cost of damages and settlements
• Alleged breach of duty and trust
• Alleged negligence
• Alleged administration errors/omissions

Public Offering +

Public Offering insurance covers liabilities arising from alleged inaccurate information in a prospectus when an entity is making a public offering. We cover:

• Cost of defending claims
• Cost of damages and settlements
• Liabilities resulting from prospectus
• Breach of warranty in the placing agreement

Public Officials +

Public Officials insurance provides officials of (local) government in certain territories with the equivalent of Directors’ & Officers’ insurance for public entities. We cover:

• Alleged breach of duty and trust
• Alleged negligence
• Alleged administration errors/omissions
• Cover may also potentially be extended to cover professional indemnity and crime exposures

> View Financial Institutions we cover

Building Societies
Central Banks
Central Depositories
Clearing Operations
Commercial Banks
Credit Unions
Foreign/Money Exchange
Funds/Investment Trusts
Insurance Companies
Investment Banks
Mortgage Banks
Mutual Funds
Private Banks
Retail Banks
Savings Banks
Stock Exchanges
Stockbrokers
We do not cover
• Banks with more than USD 100 billion in assets
• USA and Canada domicile risks
• Corporate Services Providers
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Commercial Entities

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Directors' & Officers' +

Directors’ and Officers’ insurance covers costs arising from claims against directors’ & officers’ of financial and commercial entities. We cover:

• Cost of defending claims
• Cost of damages and settlements
• Reimbursement for the company
• Investigation costs and expenses
• Unlimited run-off for retired directors

Commercial Crime +

Commercial Crime insurance covers commercial entities for costs resulting from malicious employee behaviour. We cover:

• Employee dishonesty
• Fraudulent employee acts
• Forgery or alteration
• Theft of property

Pension Trustee Liability +

Pension Trustee Liability insurance covers costs and damages caused by a claim against parties involved with a pension scheme for alleged wrongful acts. We cover:

• Cost of defending claims
• Cost of damages and settlements
• Alleged breach of duty and trust
• Alleged negligence
• Alleged administration errors/omissions

Public Offering +

Public Offering insurance covers liabilities arising from alleged inaccurate information in a prospectus when an entity is making a public offering. We cover:

• Cost of defending claims
• Cost of damages and settlements
• Liabilities resulting from prospectus
• Breach of warranty in the placing agreement

Public Officials +

Public Officials insurance provides officials of (local) government in certain territories with the equivalent of Directors’ & Officers’ insurance for public entities. We cover:

• Alleged breach of duty and trust
• Alleged negligence
• Alleged administration errors/omissions
• Cover may also potentially be extended to cover professional indemnity and crime exposures

Commercial Entities

Surety

Cash In Transit

Title & Real Estate

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Cash In Transit

Cash In Transit insurance covers the loss or damage of monies and valuable property during transportation, processing and storage. We cover:

• Theft by third parties
• Theft whilst monies and valuables held in vaults and/or strong room
• Theft by employees
• Unexplained disappearance

LeoPanthera
Team

Liz Hanlon

managing director

Liz.Hanlon@leopanthera.com

Liz has had a successful career in the financial lines business for more than 30 years. She has written successful portfolios for various Lloyd’s entities and company markets across the United Kingdom; including RGB, M E Warrington, Markel, Argo and latterly DUAL. Liz has a BA in Risk Management.

Paul Russell

managing director

Paul.Russell@leopanthera.com

Across a 26 year career in the insurance industry, Paul has written successful financial books of business for a number of Lloyd’s entities and company markets; including RGB, Pembroke, Encon, DUAL and AIG where he was the head of Financial Institutions for 3 years.

Ben Ogilvie

Operations and underwriting manager

Ben.Ogilvie@leopanthera.com

Ben joined Leopanthera in November 2016 and is an Underwriter for Financial Lines. Prior to this, he spent eight years working in project management for a logistics company. His past work experience also includes Howden and BRS.

Georgia Yiannitsarou

operations and claims assistant

Georgia.Yiannitsarou@leopanthera.com

Georgia joined Leopanthera in March 2022 as a Operations and Claims Assistant. Prior to this, she worked in medical insurance for 3 years at Transport Friendly Society handling claims. Georgia has a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Sussex.

Mitchell Dean

UNDERWRITING ASSISTANT

Mitchell.Dean@leopanthera.com

Mitchell Joined Leopanthera in August 2021 as an Underwriting Assistant for Financial Lines.  Prior to this, he spent 2 and a half years at Direct commercial Ltd as an Underwriting Assistant for Motor Fleet.

Mary Garvey

Underwriting Assistant

Mary.Garvey@leopanthera.com

Mary joined Leopanthera in February 2022. Prior to this, she spent five and a half years at a Waste Management Company within their Communications Department assisting and carrying out various recycling projects.

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Capacity

Lloyd's Capacity:

Lloyd's Consortium 9697
Axis Syndicate 1686
Hamilton Syndicate 4000
Sirius Syndicate 1945

Lloyd's Consortium 4876
Axis Syndicate 1686

Lloyd's Consortium 7760
QBE Syndicate 1886

With effect from the 1st July 2020, EEA business has been written by Leopanthera through its sister company, Innovisk Europe SRL.
Please see Innovisk.eu for details. 

Company Market Capacity:

Everest Reinsurance Company 
Axis Specialty Europe SE 
Reaseguradora Patria S.A.


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Claims


Consortium
We are bound by the terms and conditions of the Lloyd’s of London claims office. All claims are agreed by the leader of the binder, on its behalf. The leader has a team of professionals handling financial lines claims on a daily basis.

Company market
All claims to be sent to: claims@leopanthera.com

LeoPanthera
Capacity
Cyber for Financial Institutions
Financial Institutions, Commercial Entities and Cash In Transit

Operating from Room 795, Gallery 7, Lloyd's of London, 1 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7HA

Surety

Operating from Room 795, Gallery 7, Lloyd's of London, 1 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7HA

Operating from 34 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7AT

Lloyd's Consortium One:
Amtrust at Lloyd's
Axis Syndicate
Everest SyndicateLloyd's

Consortium Two:
Pembroke Syndicate
Acappella Syndicate
Everest Re

Claims
We are bound by the terms and conditions of the Lloyd’s of London claims office. All claims are agreed by the leader of the consortium, on its behalf. The leader has a team of more than ten professionals handling financial lines claims on a daily basis.

AmTrust at Lloyds

Hiscox Underwriting Limited

Claims
We are bound by the terms and conditions of the Lloyd’s of London claims office. All claims are agreed by the leader of the consortium, on its behalf. The leader has a team of more than ten professionals handling financial lines claims on a daily basis.

Claims
All claims are agreed by Hiscox Underwriting Limited

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Contact Us
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Lloyd's Address:
Room 795, Gallery 7, Lloyd's of London,
1 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7HA
OUR OFFICE:
34 Lime Street, London, EC3M 7AT
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LONDON OFFICE:
18th Floor, 100 Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AG