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Lloyd's in Belgium

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The Benelux insurance market is the world’s 11th and Europe’s 3rd largest non-life insurance market in terms of gross direct premiums, generated almost EURO 450 million in premiums in 2011. This makes the Benelux a significant and strategic market for Lloyd’s.

Ralph van Helden is responsible for managing the Lloyd’s office in Rotterdam; raising the profile of Lloyd’s and assisting the market to develop their business in the Benelux.

Previously Ralph was employed at Marsh Rotterdam for ten years. Ralph has 23 years experience in the insurance business and has first hand knowledge of the Benelux market. He is also fluent in Dutch, English and some German and France.

For more information about Lloyd´s in the Benelux, please visit the Market Intelligence page on the website.

For Belgium, please click here.

For the Netherlands, please click here.

For Luxembourg, please click here.

Lloyd’s Europe

Lloyd’s requires all insurance risks located in the EEA to be written by Lloyd’s Insurance Company S.A. (“Lloyd’s Europe”) and not Lloyd’s underwriters.

Lloyd’s Europe is authorised and regulated by the National Bank of Belgium, and is fully Solvency II compliant, Lloyd’s Europe has passported into all EEA Member States for non-life insurance and is authorised to write non-life risks from Monaco and the UK.

To find out more about Lloyd’s Europe, visit the following link:

Tools and resources


Get quick and easy access to regulatory and taxation requirements in Belgium with the Crystal tool

Risk locator

Guidance on identifying the location of risk for regulatory and tax purposes

General Representative for Belgium:

Mark Cooper

Election of domicile/service of suit address:
Lloyd's Insurance Company S.A.
Bastion Tower
Marsveldplein 5
1050 Brussels

Iwan Ropcke

Country Manager for Belgium & the Netherlands

+32 (0) 2 227 39 67
Lloyd´s Netherlands Representative B.V.

Beursplein 37
Postbus 30196
3001 DD Rotterdam

+31 10 205 2110