Markel International

We are an international insurance company which looks after the commercial insurance needs of major businesses, SMEs, professionals and sole traders. We underwrite risks in our syndicates at Lloyd’s, in the London insurance company market and through our Brazilian reinsurance company. Abbey Protection Group provides legal and professional fees insurance cover as well as legal and tax consultancy.

Markel International

London market

We underwrite through Markel International Insurance Company (MIICL) and through our Lloyd’s Syndicate 3000. Find information and resources for brokers working with our London market divisions:  

Marine and Energy

Marine, Energy

UK regions

We work with regional insurance brokers to deliver carefully designed solutions for UK charities, businesses and professionals. If you are a UK organisation or proprietor looking for insurance cover online, please visit Markel Direct to arrange your policy.


Access our international branch network for information on the products, expertise and broker resources available in your local region.

Abbey Protection Group

Abbey Protection Group provides legal and professional fees insurance cover as well as legal, tax and human resources consultancy services.

Visit Markel direct for an immediate online quote

Specialist cover for UK business owners and charities

Markel International to End Writing London Open Market Property

Markel International, the specialist insurer, will cease to write London open market property business with immediate effect.

Markel UK Appoints Sales and Marketing Director

Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Nic Brown as sales and marketing director of its national markets business in the UK, with responsibility across all its insurance, tax and legal operations.