Kidnap & Ransom

Hamilton’s Kidnap & Ransom team provides comprehensive cover against risks posed by an evolving variety of criminal and violent threats. Mitigating these threats requires reliable capacity and an immediate, concerted response by experienced experts.

Backed by the strong, stable capacity of Lloyd’s of London and supported by our new partnership with seasoned crisis management firm Henderson Risk Limited, Hamilton is poised to offer best-in-class service and protection for individuals, their families, and assets.

Contact us

Pepe Márquez
Managing Director,
Hamilton Managing General Agency Americas LLC
[email protected]

Juan Melo
Underwriter Manager, Special Risks
Hamilton Managing General Agency Americas LLC
[email protected]


Hamilton’s Kidnap & Ransom insurance policy covers:

  • Kidnap
  • Extortion
  • Wrongful detention
  • Hijacking
  • Threat
  • Disappearance
  • Express kidnapping
  • Additional coverage available by negotiation
Coverage in the event of a claim includes:

  • Unlimited advice and response services by Henderson Risk Limited
  • Ransom
  • Loss of ransom in transit
  • Additional expenses
  • Personal accident
  • Legal liability

Target Market

Hamilton’s team offers global coverage with extensive expertise in Latin America.


$25m USD


  • Aviation
  • Construction
  • Engineering
  • Family offices
  • Finance
  • Food and beverages
  • High net worth individuals
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Security
  • Telecommunications

Crisis Response

Henderson Risk Limited, retained by insurers in the Lloyd’s market for over 18 years and with over 200 incidents successfully resolved, is Hamilton’s appointed Response Company.

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Syndicate 4000

Syndicate 4000 is a diversified multi-line insurance and reinsurance syndicate. It combines the global scale, security and longevity of Lloyd’s with industry experience and specialist underwriting expertise. We write business on a primary or excess basis and can draw on the flexible Lloyd’s approach to underwriting to tailor solutions to suit.