Category: AlphaXO Risk Partners

Howden increases shareholding to assume full ownership of AlphaXO Risk Partners

Howden, the international insurance broker, has increased its shareholding to 100% in AlphaXO Risk Partners (AlphaXO). The leadership team remains unchanged, with Andrew Glover continuing his role as Managing Director. He said: “We have enjoyed a longstanding relationship with the Howden Group, who took an initial equity stake in the business almost ten years ago.…
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AlphaXO walks from Sydney to Longreach for Black Dog Institute

During October, staff from AlphaXO Risk Partners walked the equivalent of North Sydney to Longreach, QLD as part of the Black Dog Institute’s One Foot Forward Challenge. One Foot Forward is an exercise-based fundraising event to support mental health and AlphaXO managed to raise in excess of $20,000 for the cause. These funds will enable…
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AlphaXO team join One Foot Forward campaign for mental health

AlphaXO is joining the Black Dog Institute – Research’s One Foot Forward campaign during October to raise funds for mental health research. You can support one, or more, of the team to help us reach our target of 1,500 km and $10k raised – visit our team fundraising page. Thank you in advance for your…
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AlphaXO Risk Partners appoints highly experienced marine insurance professional

We are delighted to announce well-respected Australian marine insurance industry figure, Matthew Williams, as its new Claims and Operations Executive. Having spent 24 years in the marine insurance industry, Matthew was most recently General Manager for Proteus Marine insurance and prior to that Operations Manager for QBE Speciality Risks.     AlphaXO Director, Robert Hammersley,…
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Senior marine insurance broker retires after 40 years.

One of Australian industry’s most experienced cargo and logistics insurance brokers, Mark Lonergan has retired. Mark began his career in the London Market in the mid 1970s, working for a number of Lloyd’s brokers honing his craft over 10 years, before moving to Australia. For more than thirty years, he has been the go-to insurance…
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Freight forwarders support youth sailors

It is great to see many freight forwarders and maritime companies support the magnificent work being done to make the youth training tall ship, the Alma Doepel, seaworthy again. A big shout out to Mainfreight, Secon Freight Logistics and AAL Shipping in particular.  AlphaXO is proud to be playing our part in restoring her for…
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Positioning for growth in Melbourne

We are pleased to announce we have moved to a new Melbourne office as we position the company for ongoing growth.   Our new office details are: “Majella”, 473-475 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Victoria 3004 Contact numbers remain the same – Tel: 1300 066 391 (Aust) +61 2 8236 8600 (Int’l)   This new office…
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We Wish You A Safe and Happy Christmas and Holiday Period.

After a challenging year for everyone, we would like to thank you for your continued support and wish you a safe and happy Christmas and holiday period. We are all looking forward to a positive 2021 and will do everything we can to continue to provide you Extraordinary service. The Team at AlphaXO Risk Partners…
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Hyperion changes its name to Howden Group Holdings

Since its creation, AlphaXO Risk Partners has been part of the Hyperion Insurance Group, one of the world’s leading insurance intermediary groups. Last month, Hyperion Insurance Group changed its name to Howden Group Holdings. AlphaXO will continue to be a part of Howden Group Holdings going forward.

Recommissioning of vessels following lay-up – what you need to know

  Recommissioning of vessels following lay-up – what you need to know Many vessels have been decommissioned for long periods due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and there are a number of risk management steps that should be considered to minimise potential issues when re-commencing vessel operations. AlphaXO Risk Partners and Greg Lambert, a maritime…
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