Cover-More Group partnering with Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance

Company brief

Australian travel insurer Cover-More Group has announced an agreement with the Australian branch of Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) that will see the companies working together to agree and finalise a new underwriting agreement.

As part of the deal, BHSI will use Cover-More’s global medical assistance team to provide emergency and medical assistance to clients in select markets.

President of BHSI Australasia Chris Colahan said the partnership will enhance the companies’ standing in the global travel insurance industry: “The combination of Cover-More and BHSI will make for a formidable partnership in the global travel insurance market,” he said. “We add scale to Cover-More’s specialist travel insurance, optimisation and medical assistance capability.”