About IUM

IUM, underwritten by Guardrisk Insurance Company Limited, is the largest independently owned underwriting manager in Southern Africa, offering brokers and their clients insurance solutions that are comprehensive and cost-effective. Our solid financial backing, years of insurance experience and advanced integrated software systems ensure we remain at the forefront of this highly competitive industry.

We offer cover for multinational corporations, but also for individuals. Our extensive range of products includes assets all risks, commercial, personal and lifestyle as well as specialist marine and liability insurance.

Our dedicated corporate division of executives, underwriters, surveyors and senior claims staff use their years of experience giving sound financial advice and exceptional claims service to deliver one of the most comprehensive assets all risks products in the industry.

IUM delivers innovative insurance solutions and outstanding services that result in tangible benefits to clients, brokers, suppliers, employees and all stakeholders, while also ensuring a commitment to good corporate governance by upholding the highest values.

Insurance Underwriting Managers Pty (Ltd) is an authorised financial services provider (FSP No. 21820), underwritten by Guardrisk Insurance Company Limited (FSP No. 75).


Providing the right products at the right time by ensuring our clients understand and protect themselves from risk, delivering excellent service and achieving long-term mutually beneficial growth to all stakeholders whilst upholding the highest values.

To be the preferred supplier of specialised insurance products in Africa by establishing long-lasting partnerships with our clients.

Business will be conducted in an ethical way. We will be open, honest, consistent and accountable in all client dealings.
We see ourselves not as individuals, but as part of a unit, working together for the benefit of all stakeholders.
Customer centricity
We are committed to assist our clients promptly, with warmth, patience, and the willingness to be helpful.
We will develop mutually beneficial relationships with strategic partners based on honesty and integrity.
Innovation and Creativity
We are always looking for better, innovative ways of doing business.
Sustainable Value Creation
By embracing our values, we add value and sustainability to all stakeholders.