Underwriting with a focus on U.
Richard Oliver Underwriting Managers (ROUM) is an Underwriting Agency based in Australia with origins dating back to 1972. We have been acknowledged as Australia’s oldest Lloyd’s Coverholder working with local and overseas carriers. ROUM was built on innovation which carries through to the present day in working with brokers to develop creative solutions.
ROUM combines technical capability, energy, creativity, commercial acumen and technology to develop optimal solutions for you.
A broad scope offering including: Annual Marine Cargo, Goods in Transit, Single shipments, Carriers’ Cargo Liability, Household and Personal Effects, General Property.
Accident & Health
See us for corporate travel, group personal accident, journey and voluntary workers’ cover as well as expatriate and inpatriate solutions.
A wide range of specialist covers including: Business Product Recall, Contaminated Products, Life Science/ Biotechnology, Scientific & Medical Instruments, Cosmetic & Health Products.
Crime cover can help reduce your vulnerability to direct losses stemming from theft and certain types of fraud. Traditionally Certain types of crime/fraud losses are not covered commercial property policies.
ROUM has access to a variety of markets, offering capacity for a broad range of commercial property risks, and this is available as either a lead or follow capability. But capacity is just one part of the ROUM property story.
WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY
"Their attention to detail and customer service is second to none."
Stories to captivate U.
Our latest thoughts and client success stories.
ROUM joins the Underwriting Agencies Council
We are delighted to announce that ROUM is now a full member of the Underwriting Agencies Council.
Our Value Proposition
The ROUM value proposition demonstrates what we deliver for our broking partners.
Property Loss Database (July 2020)
The database has been updated, including some notable commercial property losses.
A long and proud history
We recently spoke with industry stalwart and ROUM founder Richard Oliver.
Need Some Help?
Level 4, 555 Bourke Street Melbourne VIC 3000
Level 16, 123 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000
Level 53, 111 Eagle Street, Brisbane QLD 4000