Wakam was established in 1829 and is the oldest independent insurance company in France. It has a long history and originally was a limited family partnership ensuring accidents caused by the owners and drivers of horse carriages in Paris.
In 2015, building on the vision of its Chairman and shareholders, Wakam refocused on its core business. They adopted new managerial and operational methods and launched its digital transformation, to become an actor of change in the insurance sector.
Today, Wakam designs bespoke Property and Casualty insurance solutions, for business partners in France and throughout Europe. This business model gives Wakam a high degree of agility in delivering innovative solutions quickly.
Wakam is a true services platform, creating products and solutions that fit the needs of a particular partner whether it be a Broker, Insurer, Reinsurer or a major retailer.
Wakam Assurances has over 100 employees based in Paris and currently has licenses in 11 countries across Europe.
Wakam is regulated by the Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR) France and by the Central Bank of Ireland for Conduct of Business rules.
For more information, visit www.wakam.com.