The Scottish Premier League (SPL) has appointed Bluefin as its nominated insurance broker to place its central programme for member clubs including Celtic, Rangers and Dundee United. The purchased insurance programme deal also includes the SPL’s own property and liability policies.
Bluefin – which incorporates the former SBJ Sports division – is one of the leading brokers for the world of sport including football, rugby, cricket and horseracing.
Steve McGuinness, Managing Director of Bluefin Sports Division commented: “We’re honoured to be appointed by the SPL to place their insurance programmes. It’s a complex piece of work we were appointed by drawing on the experience of our well-established team to get the best deal we possibly could. They are a prestigious client and we are committed to giving them and their members a superior service. “
Neil Doncaster, Chief Executive Officer of the SPL added: “SBJ Sports enjoyed an excellent reputation in our industry and we’re pleased to see that expertise now embedded in the Bluefin group. The placing of our insurance programme is an important part of our work and we’ve been impressed throughout the presentation process by Bluefin’s understanding of our issues and by their knowledge of the available markets and solutions.”
George Moss, Managing Director of Sportsglobal, the owners of FTD, commented: "One of our main business attributes is our ability to bring different parties in football together. As a long established client we were approached by Bluefin to identify new business opportunities. We were delighted to be instrumental in delivering this important partnership for them."
Bluefin are one of the leading UK providers of risk management and insurance broking services to sports industry bodies and businesses. Sporting entities, from grassroots levels to the largest professional organisations and governing bodies.
To find out more please call on 020 7338 0111 and ask for the Sports Division.