EPIC’s own international resources along with our global partnerships provide comprehensive, effective international insurance services and support, allowing us to “think globally and act locally” in managing and placing international client risks.
Expanding operations outside of your home base requires specialized global risk expertise. Our experienced Global Programs experts can help you navigate global expansion projects – whether it’s your first time going abroad or you’re a seasoned global enterprise requiring up-to-date insurance regulations advice.
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Our many local offices abroad work closely with organizations navigating unchartered global waters or new regulatory environments. We can help with:
- Advice for managing risks
- Reliable risk management services
- Global risk management solutions
- Market access to innovative financing solutions
We also help with Employee Benefits. Our consultants are keenly focused on building strategic and trusted relationships with our clients – delivering meaningful economic impact and solutions that best meet your needs, strengthen your culture and employee satisfaction and retention and advance your objectives.
For over 60 years, Frenkel International has been the industry leader in servicing international reverse-flow business. We specialize in the design of insurance programs and risk-management initiatives specific to the international reverse-flow business model. With a service platform that is unparalleled in the industry, our international clients value our high level of consultation to ensure their cross-border risk management plans are appropriately structured. Clients receive personalized attention from a designated account executive who is well-versed in cross-cultural communication and business practices – and trust us as a valuable resource in navigating the nuances of American insurance laws, regulations and risk trends.
Throughout our history we have garnered extensive experience with the reverse-flow business model and our team is seasoned in the intersect between global program policies and the corresponding local U.S policy placements. Our unique understanding of this area allows us to heavily engage in effective program design and coordination, coverage negotiation, and claim settlement. Many members of the Frenkel International team are multi-lingual.
We work with a number of independent brokers worldwide and are members of the following global broker networks: Howden One, Worldwide Broker Network, Trust Risk Control, and GBN Worldwide. Together with our broker partners, Frenkel International provides effective and compliant insurance programs and transparency in communication between the parent company, the appointed broker and the local client.
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Through our partnership with the Worldwide Broker Network – the largest fully integrated network of independent Property and Casualty and Employee Benefits brokers in the world – EPIC is well positioned to conduct business internationally on behalf of our clients. WBN brokers are located in over 100 countries and have offices in more than 500 cities around the globe. We value our global alliances and believe the resulting collaboration with other outstanding independent brokers worldwide positions EPIC to serve our clients with maximum flexibility, innovation and success.
Learn more about the Worldwide Broker Network at www.wbnglobal.com
What to Expect from EPIC
Insurance is complicated and is as varied as the risk it is intended to cover. Our international network provides the ability to place coverage for virtually any global exposure via a master insurance program with local policies and responsive local service. Our partnerships give us instant access to insurance experts from nearly every conceivable insurance specialty and current, reliable information on changes in their markets.
We meet regularly with other broker partners at conferences, meetings and workshops. In addition, we have very strong relationships with the major international underwriters who have the greatest presence and expertise around the world.
Regional President, Southeast - Duluth, GA
Managing Principal – New York, NY
Executive Director of International Business – Atlanta, GA
Director of Global Solutions – Houston, TX
Christophe Van Gool, BS RMI, MIM
Director, Global Solutions - Duluth, GA
Vice President, Head of Frenkel International - New York, NY
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