Gard Services will continue to provide local services to Sampo's marine customers with the skilled employees of Sampo in the office in Helsinki utilising the resources and global experience of Gard Services.
Gard Services is a world leading provider of marine insurance, with a staff of some 300, based in different locations worldwide. Its gross premiums written is approximately USD 300 million. Gard Services has a world market share ranging from 11 to 7 per cent in its own market segments. The company is the second largest provider of P&I insurance and a substantial force within marine hull and energy insurance.
Gard Services AS is owned by If and the Norwegian company Assuranceföreningen Gard P&I.
For further information, please contact:
Mårten Backström, Manager, Hull Insurance, tel. +358 10 514 5610