We have made changes to our War Cover under the Charterama Policy Wording, read more here.

Press Releases

Time Charters Duration of the Period

TradeWinds 5 January 2023

Insurer Charterama targets further growth with two senior hires

Company wants to nearly double premium income by 2026 Specialist charterers liability insurer Charterama is aiming to nearly double its premium income in three years and has launched its growth plan with two new hires. The Rotterdam-based company ranks as the third-largest dedicated charterers liability insurer but feels there is further room to grow following […]

Read more

TradeWinds 12 February 2021

Charterama sticks to its guns in battle for charterers' business

Competition heats up as marine insurance providers try to diversify their portfolios Lucien Lesuis has built up Charterama over 12 years exclusively around providing charterers’ liability cover and associated freight, demurrage and defence services. It is a distinctly different approach from other facilities such as the Charterers P&I Club, Nor wegian Hull Club and MS […]

Read more
Charterer lift

Christina Kousiouri joins Charterama Underwriting Team

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Christina Kousiouri as Senior Underwriter to enhance our underwriting team in Rotterdam. Christina has joined our team per 1st March 2020. She holds a law degree and has significant experience in Charterers’ Liability Insurance, having worked as an Underwriter in another insurance company prior to joining Charterama. […]

Read more
Charterama opening in Paris

We are now open in Paris!

Charterama opens new office

Charterama opens office in Paris In our ambition to offer worldwide service to our clients, we are proud to announce the opening of our PARIS office. This is yet another step in showing our commitment to be the number one service provider in the world. Head Quartered in Rotterdam and with an office in Hong […]

Read more
RSA Partnership

Charterama and RSA

A strong partnership

Charterama and RSA will enter into their 8th year of cooperation shortly and in today’s turbulent times for the market as a whole, we thought it was a good opportunity to reconfirm the strong partnership we have with RSA. Since the start of our relationship, RSA has proven a reliable and pro-active partner in developing […]

Read more
Flexibility is Charterama's key to bucking a declining P&I market

Tradewinds 1 December 2017

Flexibility is Charterama’s key to bucking a declining P&I market

Charterama joint founder Lucien Lesuis — whose experience includes working at Glencore Grain and RaetsMarine — argues that the charters liability market can be outperformed According to leading insurance broker Arthur J Gallagher’s 2017 protection-and-indemnity commercial market review in TradeWinds’ 17 November edition, the fixed-premium market is still under pressure. A further drop in rates of […]

Read more

Tradewinds 15 May 2015

Charterama pushes out the party boat at Hong Kong’s historic Pier 7

Charterama pushes out the party boat at Hong Kong’s historic Pier 7 Please click on the image to see the article. This article was published in Tradewinds on 15 May 2015. Charterama opens office in Hong Kong Charterama is delighted to announce the launch of Charterama Asia Pacific Limited, Hong Kong with effect from 1st April […]

Read more