Endurance Worldwide, the UK legal entity of Sompo International, has been awarded the title of ‘Chartered Insurer’ title by the Chartered Insurance Institute.
It is one of only 34 firms to have achieved this particular status.
Julian James, Chief Executive Officer, International Insurance, noted his delight at having achieved such an important milestone.
“We have taken this step because there is clear evidence that achieving Chartered status has tangible business benefits to the companies and the individuals that work in them,” he added.
“It tells our customers that they can expect the highest quality of service, and demonstrates our commitment to raising standards of knowledge, capability and ethical practice across our business and the industry at large.”
Sian Fisher, Chief Executive of the Chartered Insurance Institute, said, “attaining Chartered status evidences a firm’s dedication to upholding its professional standards and its commitment to a customer-first approach.
“It is recognised by the public and other practitioners as a marque of excellence. Sompo International has achieved Chartered Insurer status by demonstrating ethical behaviour, technical ability and a commitment to providing its employees with ongoing learning.
“At a time when customers are increasingly looking for visible signs of trust, they are to be applauded for embracing professionalism.”