NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starr Insurance Companies today announced the opening of a new office in Oslo, Norway, effective October 1, 2018. The Oslo office will add to Starr’s significant presence in Europe. The office will initially focus on general aviation but Starr expects to expand its product offering in the months ahead.
“We are delighted to be opening an office in Oslo to service the Scandinavian region,” said Andy Trundle, chief underwriting officer & global head of airlines. “Our operation will combine local underwriting expertise with Starr’s proven track record for innovation, service standards and market leading capabilities, while establishing a viable and compulsive insurance solution to meet the needs of our clients and brokers.”
About Starr Insurance Companies
Starr Insurance Companies (or Starr) is a marketing name for the operating insurance and travel assistance companies and subsidiaries of Starr International Company, Inc. and for the investment business of C. V. Starr & Co., Inc. and its subsidiaries. Starr is a leading insurance and investment organization with a presence on five continents; through its operating insurance companies, Starr provides property, casualty, and accident and health insurance products as well as a range of specialty coverages including aviation, marine, energy and excess casualty insurance. Starr’s insurance company subsidiaries domiciled in the U.S., Bermuda, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and U.K. each have an A.M. Best rating of “A” (Excellent). Starr’s Lloyd’s syndicate has a Standard & Poor’s rating of “A+” (Strong).