Worldwide Broker Network™ Announces New Members at October 2018 Global Conference
(SAN FRANCISCO, CA- October 29, 2018) – The Worldwide Broker Network™ (WBN), the world’s largest fully integrated international network of independent property & casualty and employee benefits brokers, announced the two new members at its 59th Global Conference held October 10-13, 2018 in Cartagena, Colombia.
WBN is pleased to have Sciath and Towergate join its network of 115 members across six continents.
- Sciath, based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, was established in 2005. Since that time, it has distinguished itself as a leader in the employee benefits space, offering differentiated consulting services and products for the well-being of companies and their employees. In addition to expert market analysis and placement of insurance contracts for health, life, and disability coverage, Sciath offers comprehensive and highly cost-effective benefits and HR outsourcing services, with the goal creating efficiencies that promote a better quality of life at the workplace.
- Towergate Insurance Brokers is headquartered in Maidstone, Kent, United Kingdom. Towergate employs over 4,000 specialists in offices nationwide. It was established in 1997 and has grown through acquisition of more than 300 specialist insurance brokerage firms, some with experience dating back more than 100 years. It offers a wide array services for traditional retail lines of individual and corporate coverage and is highly regarded for its knowledgeable team of experts who advise on the placement of specialty risk products.
“Sciath and Towergate join at an important time in our network as we prepare to celebrate our 30th anniversary,” said Francie Starnes, WBN’s Chief Executive Officer. “With demonstrated expertise and innovation in their respective markets and fields, we’re looking forward to their valuable contributions,” Starnes added.
About The Worldwide Broker Network™
Founded in 1989, WBN has grown from nine firms in Western Europe to more than 100 firms serving clients through 500+ offices across six continents. A key player in the insurance industry’s distribution network, WBN member firms earn over $5.46 billion in P&C and employee benefits revenue annually. WBN’s unique technology platform and deep, independent local knowledge in over 500 markets delivers value to WBN Members through unmatched insight, innovation, and flexibility.
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For more information visit www.sciath.com.br
For more information visit www.towergate.com