Intangible Assets

We have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in providing innovative intellectual property solutions designed to keep pace with the fast-changing intangible assets landscape.

What Sets Us Apart

  • Our solution-oriented approach backed by high levels of expertise.
  • Our proactive and responsive service.
  • Our commitment to building long-term, collaborative relationships.

Range of Coverage

We provide a broad range of coverage across three main areas:

  1. Infringement Liability — loss arising from accusations that products, services or processes infringe the intellectual property (IP) rights of others.
  2. IP Rights Protection — loss arising from the defence of a challenge to the title, validity or ownership of one’s own IP.
  3. IP Rights Enforcement — loss arising from the assertion of IP rights against infringers (excluding trade secret enforcement cover in the U.S.).

Type of Loss

We provide protection for a wide spectrum of risks including:

  • Adverse Media Costs.
  • Bonds.
  • Business Interruption Loss.
  • Court Attendance Costs.
  • Damages.
  • Emergency Response Costs.
  • Investigation Costs.
  • Mitigation Costs.
  • Professional Fees & Expenses.
  • Withdrawal Costs.

Key Territories

UK, United States, Canada, EU, Australia and New Zealand.

Primary Clients, Sectors and Regions

Our insureds range from start-ups to global corporations and we can tailor coverage to individual client needs (excluding sole traders).

We provide coverage across a wide range of sectors including, but not limited to:

  • Energy.
  • Life Sciences.
  • Manufacturing.
  • Software.

Maximum Line Sizes

  • US$20m

Ian Lewis

Head of Intangible Assets

Mobile: +44 (0) 7798 627101

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Justyn Hardcastle

Senior Underwriter, Intangible Assets

Mobile: +44 (0) 7385 001734

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Chris Sclimenti, PhD, JD

Senior Underwriter (Life Sciences), Intangible Assets

+1 858 361 3052

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Carys Bickmore

Underwriter, Intangible Assets

Mobile: +44 (0) 7385 000958

[email protected]

Ben Kemsley

Underwriter, Intangible Assets

Mobile: +44 (0) 7385 001359

[email protected]

Darren Vye

Claims Manager, Professional Indemnity, Cyber & Intangible Assets

Mobile: +44 (0) 7506 051 149

[email protected]

Intangible Assets – Intellectual Property Factsheet 2024

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Life Sciences Risk Appetite

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Our Brand Promise

Pursuing Better Together encapsulates how we do business at Arch Insurance. It is an approach that is based on collaboration, responsiveness and a genuine commitment to continually raising the bar.

It is our promise to our brokers, colleagues and other partners to:

  • Listen, share insights and work together to deliver informed solutions.
  • Build trusting, respectful and responsive relationships.
  • Understand your goals and explore possibilities together.