About us

Our Footprint:

AC&E Engineering Underwriting Managers was founded in 2008 by Managing Director, Anne-Marie Fourie who is actively involved in the Engineering company as well as the PI and Liability and Commercial companies which joined the fold in 2014 and 2015 respectively.

The three companies provide underwriting management services on behalf of New National Assurance Company Limited, with branches in Johannesburg, Eastern Cape, Durban and Cape Town.

Our Mission

AC&E strive to be the preferred Engineering, Professional Indemnity and Commercial Underwriters in the South African Market.

Our Vision

To be the market leader and long-term partner of choice, dedicated to providing value added services and technical support to our brokers including innovative solutions to suit our insured client’s needs at realistic terms.

Our Values

We believe that the foundation of our business is built on the following values:

  • Integrity – We value integrity, and practice good faith, fairness and honesty and abide by the legislation governing financial services and ethical standards
  • Passion – We strive to exceed our clients’ expectations every time
  • Accountability – We take responsibility and accountability for our actions
  • Knowledge – We endeavour to learn from every interaction and acknowledge the demands and rewards of teamwork by celebrating each other’s strengths
  • Development – There is ongoing development of systems, processes, and products to remain competitive
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Recent Blog Posts

September 3, 2018 |

Market Announcement

AC and E Group continually strive to be the best service provider in the market to our brokers.

On the threshold of the launching of a new product it is our pleasure to once again share some wonderful news with you:

  • For the 7th consecutive year, AC & E ENGINEERING UNDERWRITING MANAGERS is the highest rated and selected by PMR AFRICA to receive the Diamond Arrow Award as the best Engineering Underwriter in South Africa with a score of 4.34 out of 5.
  • AC & E PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY & LIABILITY UNDERWRITING MANAGERS will receive the Diamond Arrow Award as the best PI Underwriting Manager with a score of 4.15 out of 5, after having won the Golden Arrow Award for the previous two consecutive years.
  • AC & E COMMERCIAL UNDERWRITING MANAGERS is the highest rated in the Commercial category with a score of 4.20 out of 5 and will receive the Diamond Arrow Award for the third consecutive year.

We appreciate the confidence, recognition and trust that our brokers have in our service delivery and tailor-made products and we would also like to thank our loyal Brokers and mutual clients for your continuous support.

We would also like to thank our carrier New National Assurance Company for their trust in our ability with regards to underwriting and claims settlement.

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November 13, 2015 |

A wonderful testimonial

We received wonderful feedback from one of our clients, 9th Avenue Insurance Brokers- Hi Rina The service that I have received from AC&E, especially yourself on the claims side, is above average. Your turnaround times are very efficient as well as upfront you give me all your requirements, which helps speed up the process substantially. Even with special requests and urgent assessments, you are always accommodating. I know that I have congratulated you before on the service and should have put it in writing. Many thanks for all your assistance, well done to you and your team for going above the industry norm. AC&E in a whole is operating way above the industry norm....

November 13, 2015 |

Market Announcement – A C and E Engineering Underwriting Managers

It is a pleasure to share our wonderful news with you, for the 4th consecutive year, AC & E Engineering Underwriting Managers was selected by PMR AFRICA to receive the Diamond Arrow award as the best Engineering Underwriter in South Africa. We appreciate the continued confidence and trust that our Brokers have in our service delivery and tailor made products.

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