About Us

Our Board

WAEL SAID KHOURY

Chairman

BASIM R. FARIS

Vice Chairman & Managing Director

SAMI BEKHAZI

Board Member

MOHAMMED EL-SAYED

Board Member

RAFAT B. FARIS

Board Member

VYVIENNE WADE

Board Member

ZAYD FARIS

Board Member

Our Shareholders

Total Paid-up Share Capital as at 31st December 2016 US$ 3,003,391

Our Profile

From a staff of three in 1984, Fenchurch Faris Ltd. today employs more than 150 people with annual gross revenue exceeding US$ 14,000,000 (FY 2016) and with an annual gross written premium of more than US$ 140,000,000 (FY 2016).

Fenchurch Faris has a major presence throughout the Middle East and in Europe, with dedicated offices in Athens, Kuwait, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Amman, Riyadh, Al Khobar, Muscat and the DIFC.

Fenchurch Faris, a coverholder at Lloyd’s, has strong and time-tested relationships with regional and international A-rated securities. We also work closely with our partners and associates, Arthur J. Gallagher (Lloyd's Broker), in order to combine Arab expertise with Lloyd's broking professionalism.

They also assist in recruitment, training and by providing global insurance market intelligence.

Our clients include companies from across a wide spectrum of industries, including construction and commerce, in addition to insurance and reinsurance companies that need professional management consulting.

To effectively serve its global clients, Fenchurch Faris Ltd. is a member of major international insurance broking networks, including the Gallagher Global Alliance.

Fenchurch Faris Ltd. can provide expert advice to any foreign or domestic entity on all insurance, reinsurance & risk management matters.

Our History

Fenchurch Faris Ltd. established in Athens as a joint venture between Basim Faris, BA, FCII & Fenchurch plc.

1984

Our History

First associate office opens in Kuwait.

1985

Our History

Branch office opens in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

2006

Our History

Faris Insurance Services established in Amman, Jordan.
Fenchurch Faris Hellas established to serve the Greek market.

2007

Our History

Fenchurch Faris (Saudi Arabia) Ltd. established in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in partnership with Olayan Financing Company.

2010

Our History

Fenchurch Faris Establishes a representative office in the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC).
Fenchurch Faris establishes its onshore Dubai branch office in Business Bay.

2014

Our History

Fenchurch Faris Insurance Services established in Muscat, Oman

2015

Our History

Fenchurch Faris Saudi Arabia Ltd. opens branch office in Al Khobar in the Eastern Province.

2016

Our Core Values

Responsible Broking

Exercising full transparency & disclosure in all of our business dealings.

Evaluating clients’ risks on the basis of sound underwriting principles while maintaining competitiveness.

Operational Effectiveness

Optimizing the effectiveness of the organization as a whole by ensuring that all offices and branches operate on the basis of uniform & consistent principles and procedures.

Customer Focus

Offering high-caliber, secure products with the highest level of service quality.

Expanding our network of offices to new territories to achieve increased effectiveness for our clients.

Ensuring that our claims department continues to offer the most effective level of claims management and claims resolution.

Human Capital

Recruiting the highest caliber people to sustain a dynamic work environment.

Furnishing employees with all available resources needed to further their self-development and realize their full potential within the company.

Ensuring that the conduct of all employees is at all times consistent with the core values of the company and its founders.

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