News & Media

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Clements Launches New Website!

Clements Worldwide, the leading provider of international insurance solutions for expatriates and international organizations, today unveiled a new and improved The redesigned website offers clients, broker partners and prospects a more intuitive and interactive experience for learning about and engaging with Clements’ world-class insurance products. 

The new Clements website, which is fully optimized for both desktop and mobile viewing, includes the following improvements and enhancements:
  •     A dynamic interface which puts the user front and center through an intuitive structural design. Users can easily learn about Clements’ global product offerings that are relevant to individual business sectors and better manage risk mitigation in specific international markets.
  •     Consistent and updated content, such as answers to users’ frequently asked questions about Clements’ international insurance portfolio, claims processing and policy benefits, and additional free insights including customer testimonials and analysis from Clements’ team of international risk management experts.
  •     A streamlined navigation system, making it easier for users to obtain a policy quote and reach a purchase decision. Separate regional hubs for Clements’ European and Middle East operations are clearly highlighted, where users can access product information specific to those markets.
“The new is a dynamic, best-in-class online resource where users can easily access the latest information about their policies, industry capabilities and other critical tools, such as the innovative global risk map,” said Sergio Sanchez, Chief Marketing Officer at Clements. “Our new website is an interactive one-stop-shop where users can find out all they need to know about international insurance, and we hope that clients, partners and prospective customers alike will all find it valuable.”

The all-new is a critical part of Clements’ robust online presence, designed with the needs of clients, partners and potential customers in mind. Users can also find up-to-date information and other resources from Clements on Twitter at @tweet_clements, which currently enjoys over 19,000 followers. You can also find Clements on Facebook and LinkedIn.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Clements Worldwide Announces Two Senior Appointments to London Operations

Clements Worldwide, the leading provider of international insurance solutions for expatriates and international organizations, today announced two senior appointments in its London office to drive continued business expansion across the globe.

Dan Francis, formerly Clements’ Managing Director in the UK, has been promoted to Vice President, Global Business Development. With over 20 years of experience holding several senior positions in the insurance industry, Dan played an instrumental role in the establishment of Clements’ European presence through acquisitions and the establishment of innovative new relationships, leading to substantial growth of the company’s business. In his new role, Dan will drive the strategic expansion of Clements’ international product distribution network and the identification and prospecting of new business opportunities in targeted insurance segments across the world.

Separately, Gareth Saunders --most recently head of sales at Willis-- has joined Clements in the role of Director of Sales, Commercial Insurance, based in London. In this position, Gareth will focus on international commercial business development, targeting NGOs, the diplomatic community, European-based global organisations and other regional commercial insurance segments. In prior roles, Gareth held sales and risk management responsibilities at GE Insurance Holdings, Marsh and other companies, building a highly successful career in the insurance industry for over 15 years.

“We congratulate Dan on his well-deserved promotion, and are thrilled to have Gareth on board. We are confident Gareth’s extensive skills and experience will be a major asset to all our clients, prospects and partners as we continue providing them with our industry-leading international commercial insurance solutions,” said Dan Tuman, Senior Vice President at Clements. “Both he and Dan are among the best professionals in the business, and they will deliver unsurpassed expertise in their new roles, enabling us to continue to meet and exceed the insurance needs of our customers in Europe and around the world.”

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Clements Worldwide Honored with MENA Insurance Award Nominations

Clements Worldwide, the leading provider of international insurance solutions for expatriates and international organizations, was honored with three prestigious MENA Insurance Award nominations at a major industry event in Dubai.

Having launched its Dubai operation in 2013, Clements has continued to expand its international business significantly through the delivery of tailor-made insurance solutions for global clients. Clements is furthering its presence in the MENA area by offering commercial insurance coverage, such as the sought-after WorldAuto international fleet program that provides unique protection against political violence risks. More importantly, it is thanks to Clements’ innovative Special Risk product line that clients continue to recognize the value the company delivers, including protection for commercial property abroad, Group Personal Accident and Kidnap and Ransom insurance.

Clements’ exceptional regional success is further highlighted by the three nominations from the MENA Insurance Review, in the following categories:

·         Most Innovative Insurer for Clements’ launch of the first ever credit card-based Term Life Insurance product, ideally suited for international humanitarian workers. Participating cardholders are given comprehensive global coverage, including in dangerous or high-risk locations.

·         Personal Lines Broker of the Year for maintaining consistent growth and supporting the needs of Clements customers in over 170 countries, which lead to the announcement of record annual results, based in part on strong partnerships with aggregators.

·         Commercial Lines Broker of the Year for the company's innovative insurance solutions which aid in protecting the financial security of multi-national organisations. The company has consistently grown in the area of commercial insurance through a unique model of offering customers a needs assessment analysis, money-saving customized solutions and a world-class dedicated customer service team.

Family-owned Clements was chosen from major players in the global insurance industry to receive nominations for the three esteemed MENA Insurance Awards. “We are delighted to be recognised for our excellence in insurance services,” said Andy Grimes, Managing Director – Dubai at Clements Worldwide. “Clements has been serving the needs of our global clients since 1947. We are still committed to delivering world-class insurance solutions and look forward to continuing to surpass customer expectations in the Middle East and North Africa regions, and elsewhere around the world.”