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Relm extends APAC footprint with Frontier partnership

22, June 2022, Frontier Global Underwriting, a specialist financial lines MGA and Lloyd’s of London coverholder, today announces the launch of their D&O and Professional Liability offering to cannabis, crypto and Web3 risks in Asia Pacific, supported by new capacity from global emerging risk insurer, Relm Insurance.

With an office in Sydney, Australia and hands-on experience working in Hong Kong and Singapore, the Frontier team have a deep understanding of the financial and investment management landscape in the region complemented by proven expertise in the blockchain and crypto sector. They will provide D&O and Professional Liability cover for a range of clients with crypto at their core including fund managers, exchanges, custodians and trading platforms as well as legal cannabis operators in the APAC region.

Commenting on the announcement, Joel Pridmore Managing Director, Frontier said “We look to provide solutions to our clients that enable them to deliver their goals and objectives and ultimately allow them to thrive. We have a lot of respect for what Joe Ziolkowski and the Relm team have achieved in the crypto and Web3 space and view this partnership as an exciting development in Frontier’s journey.”

Joe Ziolkowski, CEO, at Relm commented, “There’s high demand for crypto insurance in the APAC region. Frontier has an excellent understanding of the challenges faced by clients in these markets and is the perfect partner to allow us to extend our foothold in the region.”