Latin America: Miami Hub

We write facultative property, terrorism and general lines of reinsurance business for Latin America through our Miami hub. 

Chaucer's coverholder, Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC, provides dedicated capacity, regional service and international underwriting excellence to the Latin American region, underpinned with the A-rated financial strength of Chaucer Syndicate 1084 at Lloyd’s.

We work closely with international and local brokers to offer regional clients a lead capacity for a broad range of specialty reinsurance, property and political products on a direct and facultative basis.

Uwe Fischer

Uwe Fischer

General Manager

Uwe Fischer is the Orchid Regional Development Manager for Latin America, with responsibility for writing facultative business and developing the Chaucer reinsurance portfolio in the region. He is a licensed reinsurance broker in the United States. Uwe has many years of experience as a respected reinsurance underwriter in Latin America and joined from Glacier Re in 2010.

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Our Miami hub writes a global portfolio of property business on a direct and facultative basis.

We have a growing appetite in the property sector, supported by a team of experienced underwriters and knowledgeable claims professionals. We are renowned for our rigorous and independent evaluation of risk, which enables us to write fully-tailored solutions to meet the precise needs of each challenge.

Our claims teams work together with our dedicated property underwriters to deliver a responsive service that benefits from a wider perspective of the business as a whole. 

We act as a recognised lead for international property binders and write an international property account on a direct and facultative basis from London and our hub in Miami.


Our Miami hub deploys market leading specialist underwriters to write international and US treaty business for all major classes of business. 

We have worked hard to grow and strengthen our longterm relationships and are proud to work with some of the leading businesses in the world. Our teams combine an innovative problem solving approach with years of market experience. 

Working from offices around the world, we service a portfolio of London Market and international clients. We have our own view of risk and are well-known for our market insight and rigorous research which informs fully-tailored reinsurance solutions.

Our dedicated claims teams work alongside our specialist treaty underwriters, providing fast and intelligent responses to claims of all sizes and significance.

We like to lead business as this enables us to apply our expertise in claims management and build stronger relationships with our clients.


Our Miami hub writes a full range of political violence risk providing broad war, terrorism and political violence cover.

Our underwriting team is one of the strongest and most experienced in the market. What sets us apart is our commitment to developing a deep understanding of our clients' businesses and of the political and economic environment, together with our ability to make quick, well-informed decisions.

Our dedicated claims professionals work alongside our political underwriting specialists, ensuring that claims are viewed within the context of the business as a whole and can be dealt with quickly and efficiently.

Find us

Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC.

777 Brickell Avenue,
Suite 710

United States

T +1 305 728 7700
F +305 728 7781

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