Mission Statement


We are an underwriting company that aspires to be a world-class reinsurer and specialty insurer, providing excellent security and high-quality service to our clients. 

We seek to maintain a global business focus that emphasizes patient, profitable growth and ultimately supports Fairfax Financial Holdings’ goal to achieve a 15% annual return over the long term.

We aim to meet this financial objective by:

  • Maximizing underwriting profitability and growing invested assets
  • Responding to clients’ needs with local resources
  • Delivering exceptional service to clients and colleagues alike
  • Expanding our global reach through product and territorial diversification
  • Possessing superior underwriting, claims and actuarial expertise
  • Adapting to changing market conditions while maintaining a consistent, disciplined underwriting approach
  • Investing in our employees and providing opportunities for growth within the organization to preserve our culture for the long term
  • Embracing Fairfax Financial Holdings’ values and guiding principles

We recognize that our prosperity and good fortune are dependent on our underwriting prowess and our clients’ success; and when we succeed, those in the communities in which our employees live and work will benefit too.