PIB Group has grown rapidly through acquisition. We started trading as PIB Insurance Brokers in 2014 and that business has grown to more than a dozen offices across the UK. In addition, we have made several acquisitions which include general insurance brokers, specialist advisers and MGA services. We anticipate continued growth from acquisitions in the future.
PIB Insurance Brokers
PIB Insurance Brokers launched in 2014 and in the past two years PIB has established itself as a dynamic insurance broker attracting individuals with a wealth of experience in the insurance market. PIB specialises in property, construction, transportation, healthcare and personal lines.
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PIB Risk Management
PIB Risk Management was formed from two leading risk management providers, Ford Risk Management and Sigerson Associates, bringing years of experience and expertise together to form a truly unique business.
Channel Insurance Brokers
Channel Insurance Brokers (CIB), based in Guernsey, was acquired by PIB Group in May 2016. CIB has provided insurance services for more than 30 years and is one of the leading Channel Islands insurance brokers, with a broad portfolio of clients across Guernsey, Alderney, Jersey and Sark.
Fish Insurance, acquired by PIB Group in April 2016, has been providing specialist insurance in the UK for people with pre-existing medical conditions, disabilities or mobility issues for over 40 years.
Thistle Insurance Services
Thistle was acquired by PIB Group in December 2016. The diverse company operates as a broker serving SME clients and a range of affinity schemes. It distributes a range of online niche products and operates as an Managing General Agent offering insurance solutions to over 1,000 UK brokers.
Thistle Underwriting is a specialist underwriting business providing Liability Insurances for Tradesmen, Contracting and Construction businesses, including those which have unusual risk features.
TFP Schemes, based in Cardiff, was acquired by PIB Group in December 2016. The business was established in 1998 and has become a leading provider of solutions across a range of niche motor markets. TFP Schemes concentrates on providing specialist wholesale underwriting facilities to UK brokers.
Founded in 1964 Morton Michel is a specialist insurance broker, focused on meeting the needs of service providers and institutions in the childcare sector. The business also has a Personal Lines and General Commercial division.
aQmen is a Managing General Agent providing specialist insurance policies for charities and social enterprises, faith-based organisations and recruitment agencies. aQmen has served these markets for ten years and has delegated underwriting authorities from leading insurers.
Citynet Insurance Brokers
Citynet is a Lloyd’s broker specialising in the placement of commercial business into the London market. They are a leading supplier of specialist products and services to insurance intermediaries including liability, motor fleet, property and professional indemnity.
Optis Insurance was founded in 2008 and has developed a unique technology platform for the Irish insurance marketplace, allowing the cost-effective distribution of insurance products on behalf on insurers. Optis operates as a Managing General Agent for a number of A rated insurers and is focused on the broker community servicing the SME sector in Ireland. The business provides a suite of combined liability and commercial combined packaged products for sectors including construction, retail, hospitality, property owners, manufacturing and distribution.
CMR Insurance Services
Cobra Underwriting Agencies (CUA)
Cobra Underwriting Agencies (CUA) - part of The Cobra group of companies acquired by PIB in 2019, CUA is now part of PIB’s Underwriting Division, Q Underwriting. The CUA brand is exclusive to Cobra Network members, offering underwriter-led service for a variety of commercial insurance solutions
Cobra Network – is a leading network of independent commercial insurance brokers. Members are provided with market access and exclusive schemes, business planning support, FCA compliance, HR and training support and FCA certification advice.
Cobra London Markets (CLM)
BK Insurance Brokers
Established in 1981 with trading history as far back as 1970, BK Insurance Brokers provides insurance solutions to the Property, Corporate, Private Clients and SME sectors. The business has recorded continuous growth and has access, partner or scheme status with over 100 different insurance markets and arranges over 10,000 policies every year.
RA Insurance Brokers
Established in 1996, with a trading history extending back to 1981, RA Insurance Brokers are a leading commercial insurance broker arranging business insurance protection for a range of business sectors. Most notably, RA Insurance Brokers provide a market leading motor trade proposition via a scheme with NIG. Their offering will complement motor and haulage solutions provided by experts within Cooke & Mason who have been a part of PIB since 2016, and Cooper Solutions who were recently acquired towards the end of 2019.
Marx Re Insurance
Rigton Insurance Services
Formed in 1974 and based in Leeds, Rigton Insurance Services specialises in providing niche products to the transport industry including bus and coach insurance, schemes within Classic Preserved Bus, Heritage and Narrow Gauge Railway as well as the Model Retailers and Manufacturers sector. The business also holds Corporate Chartered Insurance Broker status.