About Us


We are a dedicated UMA for Commercial Property Insurance in Sub Saharan Africa. We are focussed on building a sustainable underwriting business that adds value to all its stakeholders including intermediaries, mutual clients, suppliers, employees & principals. We hold ourselves to a high standard of professionalism & ethics in the delivery of great service to clients


The business philosophy is predicated on:

Superior service
Understanding the customer business and needs
Passion for Excellence
Building lasting relationships
Product expertise
Fast decision making and turnaround


Charter Risk is a Level 1 B-BBEE Contributor

The Team


Bringing together the perfect blend of experience, long-term partnerships and an established network the Charter Risk team are experienced and highly respected professionals and are passionate about the business that Charter Risk promotes and offers.

Adam     Adam Samie - Executive Chairman

Velene     Velene Peters - Chief Executive Officer

Llewellyn      (Adv) Llewellyn Titus - Director: Claims

Richard     Richard George Executive - Director: Sales

Target Market

Charter Risk offers property insurance solutions to business clients via their brokers by issuing tailored multi-peril and assets policy wordings, providing capacity on complex risks by way of co-insurance structures, and arranging for risk surveying and risk management services that may be required.

With the support of our intermediary partners, our diversified client base has grown to include property owners and administrators, logistics companies, engineering and light manufacturing operations, government enterprises and many industrial groups and conglomerates in South Africa.

Our Carrier

Lombard Insurance Company Limited

Lombard Commercial, a specialist division of Lombard Insurance Company Limited, is recognized and respected for their superior A+ claims paying ability.

Lombard Commercial has impeccable financial credentials and enjoys reputation of independence, reliability and exceptional client services.