Classification Description:Insurance is basically to provide protection against a possible eventuality and compensate for the loss incurred in exchange of a financial payment. It is a form of risk management primarily used to safe guard against risk of any loss in terms of asset, property or any unseen financial loss. Insurance companies in Qatar offer insurance cover for various sectors like motor, travel and home care insurance, apart from the more widely covered life and health insurance. The insurance companies normally have customized insurance solutions to meet the financial safety of their customers. Find below the list of insurance companies and agents providing insurance services in Doha, Qatar.
Qatar’s largest underwriter
Qatar Insurance Company (QIC) has long experience in all aspects of insurance related to energy exploration, processing and production, both on and off shore. We also have the capability and expertise to underwrite and service the largest risks with insurance programmes tailored to meet specific needs of principals, contractors and finance parties. Our clients in this sector include national companies such as Qatar Petroleum, Qatargas, RasGas, and Qatar Fertilizer Company, as well as international companies such as Mobil, Total, Occidental, Elf, Maersk, Halliburton, Atlantic Richfield (ARCO) and British Gas.
QIC also specializes in aviation and marine risks, including hull, cargo, loss of hire and marine liability, providing insurance cover for local, regional and international carriers. Locally-based clients include Qatar National Navigation & Transport Company, Qatar Airways, Qatar National Cement Company, Qatar Flour Mills and Qatar Clay and Bricks Company, with regional clients such as Aramco, United Arab Shipping Company, Arab Maritime Petroleum Transport Company and Gulf Air. International client include British Aerospace, Taylor Woodrow, Costain, Hyundai, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Technip.
At QIC, we contribute to the economic and social well-being of Qatar in a variety of ways. We sponsor several major economic, trade and business conferences and forums as well as a number of prestigious sporting and cultural events. Charitable causes and institutions also receive our regular encouragement and financial support including the recent funding of a major new multi-million dollar physiotherapy centre for the Hamad Medical Corporation.
We take pride in our achievements to date and the contributions we have made – not just in the field of insurance – but also in our support for the local community.
QIC is totally committed to continuing our contribution working with our shareholders, business partners, clients and staff, to enhance further the economy, business infrastructure and quality of life for everyone in Qatar.