Combining the experience, talent and resources of its managers, American Hellenic Hull Insurance Company Ltd (AHHIC) was launched in 2016 with aspirations to become a leading international underwriter offering Hull & Machinery insurance. Hellenic Hull Management, and the century-old American P & I Club that as the company’s sole share holder has provided strong support and considerable knowledge of the world shipping community. With offices around the globe (New York, London, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Piraeus, Limassol) we will continue broadening our presence and strengthen our performance in the key international maritime centers.
Ambitious though our plans were from the outset, and now, almost four years since company’s inception, growth has exceeded all internal targets and projections. We are a leading Hull & Machinery insurer worldwide and we stand ready to navigate marine Hull & Machinery insurance through uncharted waters considering new challenges arising from the new decade. Our aim is to provide more safety to shipowners all over the world through a combination of strict underwriting policies that guarantee our longevity, with the flexibility to offer bespoke services adjusted to the individual clients’ needs. This approach is key to our commitment to act as a long-term partner to quality shipowners.
This would not have been possible without a management and staff that are exceptionally experienced, as well as motivated to challenge themselves to offer the utmost to the company’s clients. Our aim is always to offer more, whether that be more responsiveness as we handle claims faster than most competitors, more efficiency in employing smart, anti-bureaucratic systems, or more commitment from our people.
Shipping and the marine insurance industry are facing new challenges and we are dedicated to offer our clients more reliability, partly through cooperating only with top A+ rated reinsurance companies, more transparency with annual risk assessment reporting and Solvency II compliance, and also more innovation through applying cutting edge technology and a thoroughly sustainable approach in all aspects of our business.
We will continue to provide our clients and our brokers with first-class service and establishing the trust that is an absolute prerequisite to go forward together in this challenging industry.
We are here to serve shipping as a leading layer in marine insurance market and welcome you to get in touch for a quote, or to discuss your needs and discover the best cover for your ships!
Ilias P. Tsakiris