Our equine team is well established and recognized as a market leader.

We offer a wide portfolio of products, including bloodstock and equine liability, to suit a broad range of risks, from large stud farms to individual horses. We understand the equine industries in which we operate and the sector puts its trust in us because of our deep knowledge. We lead the majority of all the business we write. Our dedicated equine insurance team in France provides market-leading cover directly to individuals where needed in Europe.

Equine coverage options

We can offer line sizes up to $5m on Company or Lloyd's paper.

We write business on a primary and excess basis.

We write business worldwide with a particular focus on the UK, Europe, US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

Contact our experts

United Kingdom

Oliver Atkin
Underwriter – Equine
oliver.atkin@markel.com

Emilie Larson
Assistant Underwriter – Equine
emilie.larson@markel.com

France

Christophe German
Chief Executive Officer – France
christophe.german@markel.com

Corinne Couturou
Operations Manager – France
corinne.couturou@markel.com

"I’m very proud to lead the amazing group of people who make up the equine and livestock team. Our niche, expert knowledge and passion for our industry, combined with the way we operate so cohesively as a team is our greatest strength."

Juliet Redfern
Divisional Managing Director, Equine and Livestock
juliet.redfern@markel.com