Energy Offshore

We strive to offer underwriting consistency whilst remaining responsive to the everchanging Offshore Energy industry, combining high-quality service to our brokers and clients with technical underwriting expertise.

What Sets Us Apart

  • Our responsive service and quick decision-making.
  • Our broad range of cover.
  • Our desire to build long-term relationships.

Range of Coverage

We provide both coverage on either a quota share or excess of loss basis across a broad range of areas, including:

  • Construction.
  • Control of Well.
  • Cyber Buy-Back.
  • GOM NWS accounts, predominantly in single deep-water locations.
  • Loss of Production Income.
  • Operational risks.
  • Physical Damage.
  • Third-Party Liabilities.

Jake Gibbs

Head of Marine & Energy

+44 (0) 20 7621 4633

[email protected]

Michael Poulteney

Underwriting Manager

+44 (0) 20 7621 4547

[email protected]

Elizabeth Thompson

Underwriter, Offshore Energy

+44 (0) 20 76214728

[email protected]


Steven Turvey

Vice President – Claims Manager (Property & Energy)

Direct: +44 (0) 20 7621 4655

Mobile: +44 (0) 7584 702096

[email protected]

Primary Clients, Sectors and Regions

We provide worldwide coverage across multiple different sectors including:

  • Independent Exploration & Production Companies of all sizes.
  • Major Integrated Energy Companies.
  • National Oil Companies.
  • Offshore and Onshore Drilling Contractors.
  • Offshore and Onshore Service Contractors.
  • Offshore Production Contractors.

Maximum Line Sizes

  • Up to USD200m any one risk all coverages combined

Our Underwriting Service Standard

Arch is dedicated to maintaining the highest possible standard of service. Our underwriting approach is experience-led but data-driven, ensuring a swift and considered response to the submissions we receive.

Our promise to both brokers and insureds is:

  • To be available and approachable.
  • To be responsive and timely.
  • To be consistent and considered.
  • To be professional in all that we do.