Travelex Insurance Services (Travelex) and Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company’s Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection (BHTP) have formed a strategic relationship. This partnership brings together the financial strength, product underwriting, and claims handling of BHTP with the extensive sales and marketing and travel provider network of Travelex.
Dean Sivley, Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection president, said: “My colleagues at BHTP and I are excited to be working with the great professionals at Travelex to continue our efforts to bring innovative solutions in the areas of product, claims and distribution to the travel insurance industry.”
Michael J. Ambrose, Travelex Insurance Services president and CEO, said: “We spent the last 21 years building a trusted reputation with some of the industry’s most prestigious travel providers and thousands of entrepreneurial travel organizations. Travelex will continue to evolve and seek unique ways to provide the quality protection plans which meet the needs of today’s travelers while providing the excellent service our clients expect.”
Through this strategic relationship, customers of Travelex and BHTP will continue to have access to traditional and fixed benefit travel protection plans along with the exceptional, personal service they have come to expect and trust.
Travelex Insurance Services, a leading travel insurance provider in the United States, develops and distributes a comprehensive suite of travel protection products for travel agencies, tour operators, cruise lines, vacation clubs and timeshare operators.
Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection created AirCareTM flight and other travel related protections. The ExactCare Value, ExactCare Extra, ExactCare, and AirCareTM products are underwritten by Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company or National Liability & Fire Insurance Company.