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Markel Insurances


Integrated insurance and business support for technology, biomedical and life sciences companies

MarkelTech: Backing technology businesses to innovate, disrupt and grow

With extensive experience insuring technology risks, Markel is a leading insurance provider for the UK’s technology sector.

MarkelTech has been specifically designed for companies that innovate, design, develop, manufacture, supply, or support technology products or services. This specialist insurance package is for SME companies in the technology, IT and communications, and biomedical and life sciences space, at all stages of their lifecycle.

What’s more, it comes with unrivalled support services, such as tax and legal support, to ensure businesses get the most robust solutions, every time.

To discover more, take a look at our Tech eBook and webinar below. 

MarkelTech eBook

With 69% of tech businesses without the level of cover or extensions they need*, such as efficacy, contractual liability and breach of copyright, we've developed this Tech eBook that provides an overview of the risks and opportunities faced by tech businesses, when issues are most likely to happen and the solutions that MarkelTech can provide.

Download your copy here
* Based on a representative sample of technology risks received between July and September 2019.   

MarkelTech webinar

Why do tech businesses need sector-specific cover? Tech companies face different risks than your usual commerical business. Our experts delve into this question and take you on a journey through the lifecycle of a growing tech business.

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Cover is both flexible and scalable, and includes a range of essential commercial support services for business owners.

Find out more about our MarkelTech's products and three tailored wordings below.

Technology Products

Combined insurance products for businesses involved in the manufacture or wholesale of technology hardware and accessories.

IT and communications

Combined insurance for businesses involved in software and apps, IT-managed services, website design and hosting, as well as hardware and telecoms resellers.

Biomedical and Life Sciences

Combined insurance specifically designed to meet the complex needs of businesses involved in the manufacturing and wholesale distribution of biomedical and life sciences products.

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Michael Petchey
Michael PetcheyHead of Business Development - South03301 347 233
Kate Bootham
Kate BoothamHead of Business Development - North0330 127 7290

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