Corporate

Odyssey Re Holdings Corp., whose companies are collectively referred to as Odyssey Group, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fairfax.  Based in Stamford, Connecticut, it underwrites treaty and facultative reinsurance as well as specialty insurance business on a global basis, with principal offices in the United States, Toronto, London, Paris, Singapore and Latin America. In 2017, Odyssey Group gross premiums written were US$2,783.1 million. At year-end, the company had shareholders’ equity of US$4,012.5 million and more than 950 employees. 

Odyssey Group underwrites through Odyssey Reinsurance Company, Odyssey Re Europe S.A., Hudson Insurance Company, Hudson Specialty Insurance Company, Hudson Excess Insurance Company, Clearwater Select Insurance Company, Newline Syndicate 1218 at Lloyd’s and Newline Insurance Company Limited.

Odyssey Group is led by its President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Brian Young. Brian has been with Fairfax since 1996. 

 

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Head Office

300 First Stamford Place
Stamford, CT 06902
U.S.A.

Tel: 203-977-8000
Fax: 203-356-0196

See https://odygroup.com/ for more information about Odyssey Group and its subsidiaries.

Ratings

The insurance operating subsidiaries of Odyssey Group have a financial strength rating of “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best and “A-” (Strong) by S&P.