North Group is one of world’s top mutual maritime liability insurers, insuring around 5,000 ships for third-party damage to other ships, harbours, cargo, people and the environment. It also provides legal, war risks and ancillary cover to shipowners.
In addition, through its guaranteed subsidiary Sunderland Marine, North is a leading insurer of fishing vessels, small craft and aquaculture risks. Employing around 450 staff, the group is based in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (270 staff) with regional offices in Greece, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore and Sunderland Marine offices worldwide.
“The Great North Snowdogs campaign is a great initiative for the North East which we are very pleased to support as it raises the profile of our region and the inspirational work at St Oswald’s Hospice. We are looking forward to seeing the statues placed around the region, showcasing the excellent work of our local artists. - Paul Jennings, Joint Managing Director, North Group.