Arthur J. Gallagher currently has both a retail and reinsurance presence in Chile. Corredores de Reaseguros S.A., the reinsurance side of the business was established in 2013 as a start-upheadquartered in Santiago. Part of the management group from Aon Benfield Chile helped establish the company and by combining technical knowledge with access to markets across the globe Arthur J. Gallaher now provide a high level of risk management solutions to our clients.
In 2015, Arthur J. Gallagher deepened its investment in Chile by purchasing majority shareholdings in local retail brokers Bareyre and Quality Risk Management (QRM). Bareyre was established in 1979 and based in Vina del Mar, near the port city of Valparaiso. It was a property and casualty broker specialising in the marine and shipping industries, and is led by Cesar Bareyre who brings 30 years’ experience and expertise to Arthur J. Gallagher. Bareyre also managesa range of other classes including motor, property, liability and personal accident in addition to its historic strength and specialism in marine.
QRMis a personal lines specialist, with a strong life and health business sold through employer schemes alongside its affinity business offering home, accident, life, credit, illness and unemployment cover. It was led by partners Raul OssandonGormaz and Rodrigo Friedlander Ergas who merged their independent broking businesses in 2010 to create QRM.
Our key specialisms:
- Bonds and Surety
- Professional Liability
- Environmental Risk
- Trade Credit
- Political Risk