We are specialists, Berkley Offshore is a member company of Berkley, who is comprised of individual operating units that serve a market defined by geography, products, services or types of customers.
Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates worldwide in two segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance and Reinsurance. Each of the Berkley companies, or operating units, within Berkley participates in a niche market requiring specialized knowledge about an industry, product or territory.
Our competitive advantage lies in our long-term strategy of decentralized operations, allowing each of our Berkley companies to identify and respond quickly and effectively to changing market conditions and local customer needs. This decentralized structure provides financial accountability and incentives to local management and enables us to attract and retain the highest caliber professionals.
We have the expertise and resources to utilize our strengths in the present environment, and the flexibility to anticipate, innovate and respond to whatever opportunities and challenges the future may hold.
Energy Property started operations on January 1, 2009. We are a specialty underwriter for exploration and production companies in the oil and gas industry. Our clients are engaged in the exploration for and production of hydrocarbons all over the world…
The Marine team is based in New York and began operations in April 2012. Our focus is on commercial hull and liability risks. We offer superior security and an experienced team of underwriters that deliver an outstanding product to our long-term clients….
The Liability team based in London was created in August 2012. We intend to establish ourselves as a leading market player in the international Liability world, with a focus on niche business segments. By providing superior security, service…
Complementing the specialized portfolio that Berkley Offshore writes, the claims department is able to draw upon the experience and expertise required to effectively handle our clients’ insurance losses if and when they arise. Whether the claims be simple or complex, our aim is to work with our clients in an efficient, open and transparent manner.
The claims department is integral to the Berkley Offshore team and a crucial component of the overall product offered to our clients. We value the importance of relationships with our clients and the satisfactory resolution of all claims which, ordinarily, is the result of effective communication.