With over 40 years of experience, INI is the largest network of independent insurers with a presence in more than 150+ countries and spread over all continents. Over 3,500 global insurance programmes and over 10,000 policies prove a consistent standard of service irrespective of where the insured operates globally. In addition to a central Network office that manages the strategic activities, the Network is overseen by the General Assembly, Board of Directors and Advisory Committees.
INI Partners are independent insurers as well as experienced leaders within their respective markets. Each network partner is approved by the INI Board of Directors and follows the same contractual membership obligations and service guideless worldwide. We choose our partners carefully based on defined criteria such as: financial strength, servicing capabilities and experience and claims handling expertise.
Local coverage is issued and managed on instructions of the leading insurer by dedicated local teams with in-depth knowledge of their countries’ insurance market practices and regulations. We also ensure that local coverage and taxation constraints as well as reinsurance licence needs are complied with.
INI Partners offer local claims handling expertise including liaison with the program controlling underwriter and respective claims department.
All claims are handled via our web-based platform, INIconnect, in accordance with the Network contractual obligations.
Our web-based global business platform INIconnect – brings together over 130 companies in over 150 countries and is where all INI business and communication is handled. INIconnect also offers a knowledge management platform which provides Partners with an in-depth view of local market compliance and underwriting requirements.
Over the decades we have built partnerships in Europe, Asia, North and South America and in the African markets to provide you with unparalleled access to opportunities worldwide. Each INI Partner company has one dedicated point of contact and a team of experts available. With the INIcis (INI Country Information System), the most up-to-date international information is readily available.