Charity Insurance | Social Enterprises | Voluntary Organisations | Community Groups

Bluefin Underwriting Profile

Click on any of the blue headings to read more about Bluefin Underwriting and our close working relationship with this insurer.

Financial Profile


Until around the end of 2017, Bluefin Underwriting use Standard & Poors A+ rated insurer Aviva for their Charity Care product, with whom they have a long standing relationship.

Bluefin have recently launched their ‘Third Sector Secure’ product with XL Catlin and Canopius.  Both are A / A+ rated with Standard & Poor.

Bluefin Underwriting Appetites

Bluefin have developed their Charity Care product using their experience from the past 12 years to create a bespoke cover for the charity sector.

The Charity Care product is for registered charities and not for profit organisations including religious/faith groups.

Their key appetites include:

  • Arts, culture, heritage and science.
  • Community development/assistance.
  • Environment or the improvement of:
    • scientific groups
    • groups promoting environmental issues
    • recycling
    • conservation societies.
  • Animal welfare/wildlife/animal shelters
  • Educational advancement.
  • Needy or disadvantaged support groups and family support centres.
  • Support drop-in day centres.
They Say....
John Setterfield, Head of Underwriting (Charities)

John Setterfield

Head of Underwriting (Charities)

Bluefin have traded with Ladbrook for over 10 years providing cover for a substantial number of Ladbrook clients over this period.

We have developed an excellent working relationship with Ladbrook staff thereby ensuring the needs of their clients are clearly met in the insurance solutions we jointly provide.

We look forward to working with Ladbrook over the coming years to continue to build upon the excellent foundations we have laid.

We Say....

Tim Larden

Managing Director

At Ladbrook, we have enjoyed a relationship with Bluefin Underwriting (formerly as Stuart Alexander) for over ten years.  As a leading charity insurance provider, we enjoy working with their expert underwriters and have sourced solutions for many of our clients with them.

Bluefin Underwriting have a unique and specialist charity scheme backed by Aviva, who themselves have had a long term relationship with Bluefin.

Their depth of understanding means that they will consider a wide footprint of risks, including charities that work with animals, non profit organisations that work with vulnerable individuals and faith organisations.

More About Bluefin Underwriting

You can find more information about Bluefin and their Charity Care product here

Bluefin Underwriting, Gail House, Lower Stone St, Maidstone ME15 6NB