• Brief Introduction

    Syndicate 457 is managed by Munich Re Syndicate Limited. The Syndicate is owned by the Munich Re Group, under the holding of Munich Re Speciality Group Limited. The Syndicate is comprised of experienced underwriting teams in the areas of cargo, liability, energy, space, specie, transport & logistics, yacht & marine trade, war, terrorism, contingency and personal accident. The Syndicate is one of the major marine insurance underwriters at Lloyd’s of London and is known in the industry for quality claims handling.

    Munich Re Specialty Group Limited leads the Group in which Munich Re Syndicate Limited manages Syndicate 457 at Lloyd’s. As well as operating at Lloyd’s, the Group has developed a global network of service companies, i.e. Groves, John & Westrup (GJW), GJW Direct, Northern Marine Underwriters (NMU), Roanoke Insurance Group Inc., located throughout the UK, Ireland, the United States, as well as Asia Pacific and Far East. A separate unit, Watkins Marine Services, which focuses on transportation-related and energy risk management operates within our Lloyd’s broker, Roanoke International Brokers Limited.

  • Reinsurance Products

    MRSL Underwriting Division offers reinsurance services via Lloyd's China platform in the following specialist classes:


    •    Project Cargož  
    •    Cargo
    • ž   Specie / Fine Arts
    • ž   Marine Liability / P&I
    • ž   Ports &Terminals
    • ž   Yachts
    • ž   Hull war


    • ž   Physical damage
    • ž   Operators’ extra expense
    • ž   Loss of production income
    • ž   Construction projects

    Special risks

    • ž   Personal accident/illness
    • ž   Political violence/terrorism


    • ž   Aviation war
    • ž   Space

Contact Information


Claire GAO
MRSL Underwriting Division
Lloyd’s Insurance Company (China) Limited
Tel: +86 10 85264819
Fax: +86 10 85264816
Email: Xuelian.Gao@lloyds.com

Website: www.munichre.com/sydicate457