joins the Worldwide Broker Network
July 2005, Anika joins the Worldwide Broker Network (WBN).
This privileged membership effectively extends our reach around
the globe and boost our network strength in terms of global
expertise and specialist market knowledge. This step forward
forms part of our continual drive to improve Anikas
industry standing and delivery of service to our clients.
is the worlds largest organisation of independent insurance
brokers, risk management and employee benefit consultants working
together on an integrated basis. When viewed as a single entity
WBN is well within the top ten broking firms in the world. Member
firms are represented in Europe, North, Central and South America,
Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.
serves to provide excellence in integrated quality services for
member firms and their clients around the world and maintaining
relationships with major insurance markets.
at January 2016, WBN has 108 members that extend to 101 countries
spread throughout the world. Judging from the rate of membership
recruitment in the recent past, WBN looks set to be a fast
growing leader in the world insurance market.
in 1989 as the International Broker Network, WBN has evolved into
an integrated worldwide insurance services network. Based in London,
the Worldwide Broker Network comprises over 15,000 employees and
has representation in more than 90 countries. On the basis of revenues,
the network partners as a group would comprise the 6th largest insurance
broker in the world.
similar to the former UNISON network, partner firms represent some
of the leading insurance brokerage firms in their country. The network
facilitates the placement and servicing of global controlled insurance
programs for multi-national companies covering property, liability,
employee benefits and marine cargo exposures of their clients. The
partners also direct the indigenous insurance and benefits programs
for non-controlled insurance programs so that the local client receives
complete service from a single source.
strength of the WBN approach is the ability of its network in providing
a customised service delivery system to each of its clients. Through
the WBN partnership, it is committed to delivering the highest level
of service to all its clients in the countries the partner firms