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Insolvency Risk Services

With over 50 years of experience, Insolvency Risk Services (IRS) is a specialist insolvency insurance broker providing a flexible, responsive, and local service to the UK insolvency market.

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Our expert team have extensive experience in arranging insurance solutions for this unique sector, with facilities for Open Cover, Bonding, Property Portfolio Cover, and many more.

We are proud to have the largest dedicated team in the insolvency insurance market. Our professional team develop long-lasting relationships built on knowledge, clarity, and openness. We are recognised for our innovative approach, continual product development and intrinsic understanding of the unique requirements of each of our clients.

IRS have exclusive insurance capacity with MS Amlin, on a guaranteed, long-term agreement for both Bonds and Open Cover. The insurance capacity is given on a full delegated authority basis, allowing us to provide quick turnaround times and a flexible and accommodating service to all our clients. The guaranteed insurance capacity from MS Amlin, supported by the largest dedicated team in the insolvency market ensures we have the bandwidth, resource, expertise and capability to become a valuable partner to your business.

Being part of Specialist Risk Group allows us to access the wider insurance market, including Lloyd’s of London. This enables us to provide our clients with a truly unique service and offer a range of exclusive benefits. 

ICAEW Restructuring and Insolvency Conference - 29-30 June 2021

On demand: The current insolvency and insurance markets

Watch our on-demand session by Adam Loveitt and Christopher Lennon to learn more about the current issues and trends in the insolvency and insurance markets. Areas covered include:

  • Insolvency statistics
  • Government support measures
  • The next 12 months
  • Insurance market conditions
  • Covid insurance claims


Adam Loveitt - Managing Director, Insolvency Risk Services

Adam started his career as an underwriter in 1983 working at Phoenix Assurance and later Sun Alliance. In 1987, Adam joined a national broker and specialised in placement of Professional Indemnity Insurance. He joined the insolvency division of the broker in 1990, which provided insurance and bonds for insolvency practitioners; the core products still provided by Insolvency Risk Services, part of Specialist Risk Insurance Solutions. He became Managing Director in 2013.

Christopher Lennon - Sales and Development Director, Specialist Risk Insurance Solutions

Chris is extremely passionate about developing and executing growth strategies and developing people. With over 20 years’ experience in commercial and corporate broking, Chris has held several senior leadership positions within global brokers including HSBC, Lockton, and Gallagher.

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