Drawing on experience gained from multiple cycles of the insurance market and leveraging relationships with key market underwriters, our team of highly experienced brokers and technicians create and place the full spectrum of bespoke upstream solutions. We work with a broad range of clients, ranging from small non-operators to global energy companies, including contractors and complex construction projects.

£70m of premium handled in 2019

70+ clients

100+ specialist markets


We pride ourselves on bringing innovation and creativity to our thinking as well as exemplary service, highly competitive pricing and coverage negotiation. We have excellent relationships with numerous London, European and international markets which have been developed over many years through our collective involvement in a huge range of energy programmes.


  • Physical Damage
  • Control of Well / Operators Extra Expense
  • Business Interruption
  • Construction
  • Terrorism
  • Cyber

Any other associated coverages as may be required. We are committed to providing creative solutions for all participants of the upstream energy sector including:

  • Operators/Non Operators – Onshore and/or Offshore
  • Contractors – Drilling and/or Oilfield Service
  • Natural Resource Operations
  • Gathering
  • Processing
  • Transportation
  • Construction – associated with any of the above


Sam Martyn
Sam Martyn Executive Director & Head of Upstream Energy
Roger Backhouse
Roger Backhouse Chairman of Natural Resources
Mark Jenner
Mark Jenner Executive Director - Upstream Energy
Matthew Hilsum
Matthew Hilsum Executive Director
Peter Gibson
Peter Gibson Executive Director


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