Bryte launches its inaugural Travel Index

December 6th, 2022

South Africans’ globetrotting adventures – Chronicles of our great escapes A deep dive into Bryte data offers some captivating revelations Interesting insights into the behaviours of South African travellers The Index shines a spotlight on the holiday classics and those destinations climbing the popularity ladder Insights into the risk spectrum and top risk exposures uncovered… Read more »

Phishield puts SME Cyber Risks Management at the Forefront

July 1st, 2021

Phishield’s Cyber Protect is all about simple, fit-for-purpose insurance Emphasis on supporting SME’s business resilience and catalysing growth 28 June 2021 – Johannesburg, South Africa: Navigating persistent and escalating risks is – seemingly – all in a day’s work for many SME businesses. But, a single exposure can wreak the greatest havoc; global estimates suggest… Read more »

Bryte maintains strong rankings in OSTI Report

May 25th, 2021

24 May 2021 – Johannesburg, South Africa: Bryte Insurance Company Limited (Bryte) is pleased to share that it received a low referral rate in The Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance’s (OSTI’s) 2020 Annual Report. For every 1,000 claims received, less than 1.7 was directed to the OSTI and of these, not a single claim needed to… Read more »

Industry veteran, Gary Corke, to head Bryte’s corporate property team

January 18th, 2021

Bryte Accelerates Growth of Corporate Property Portfolio with a controlling stake in Sapphire Risk Transfer’s South African operation 18 January 2021 – Johannesburg, South Africa: Bryte Insurance Company Limited (Bryte), the proactive business risk insurance specialist, is pleased to announce the acquisition of a controlling stake in the South African operation of Sapphire Risk Transfer… Read more »

Bryte matches all COVID-19 donations as employees pledge contributions

April 15th, 2020

Bryte Insurance Company Limited (Bryte) is ramping up its efforts to support the fight against COVID-19. Heeding the call of President Ramaphosa, the company announced that its executive team has pledged to forego a sizeable percentage of their salaries from April to June 2020. Additionally, Bryte has extended this call for financial support to employees across its business.
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Up the river with no paddle?

October 23rd, 2019

Riaan Manser and a rookie adventurer rowed across the Atlantic Ocean into the unknown with Bryte in the Odyssey Row Series “For SA business and adventurers alike it’s all about approaching risk with purpose” said Nicholas Francis, Chief Marketing Officer of Bryte. This is why Bryte chose to partner with explorer Riaan Manser and sponsor… Read more »

Bryte partners with The Maharishi Institute to drive sector transformation

March 5th, 2019

Bryte Insurance (Bryte), the proactive business risk specialist, has announced its partnership with The Maharishi Institute (MI) which provides education access, skills development path, personal development tools, and a supportive environment to young South Africans from disadvantaged communities. The partnership will facilitate Bryte’s objective to expand its claims processing and policy administration capabilities as well… Read more »

Collin Molepe steps up to Deputy CEO role at Bryte Insurance

June 4th, 2018

Johannesburg, South Africa – 28 May 2018: Bryte, the proactive business risk specialist, announces the promotion of Collin Molepe, company Chief Operations Officer, to the role of Deputy Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 June 2018. Molepe has had a distinguished career with the business to date. Edwyn O’ Neill, CEO at Bryte said,… Read more »

Bryte Insurance Acquires Specialist Insurance Expert, Holmes Underwriting Agency

December 1st, 2017

Acquisition to augment Bryte’s Jewellery, Fine Art & Specie Division Johannesburg, South Africa – 1 December 2017: Bryte Insurance Company Limited (Bryte), a proactive business risk specialist announces its acquisition of Holmes Underwriting Agency (HUA), a specie insurance expert and independent coverholder at Lloyd’s of London. “HUA’s deep specialist knowledge and expertise will certainly enhance… Read more »

Bryte Insurance Enters Southern Africa Insurance Industry

February 20th, 2017

New brand and logo for Zurich South Africa and Zurich Botswana 17 February 2017, Johannesburg: Zurich South Africa and its Botswana counterpart today rebranded to Bryte Insurance, following an acquisition by Canadian-based Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (Fairfax) in 2016. Bryte has identified business risk management as a key growth opportunity and through its proactive approach… Read more »