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New partnership with CPA/IXI Plus in France

New partnership with CPA/IXI Plus in France

London, UK – 29th September 2020.

The firms have combined their resources to offer a broader range of services in the management of technical claims and strengthen Advanta’s proposition in France.

Advanta Global Services and CPA/IXI Plus are pleased to announce their new partnership.

The new partnership combines Advanta’s international expertise and CPA/IXI Plus’s strong presence in France. Therefore, ADVANTA France joins the CPA/IXI Plus network and brings to it new specialties complementing the current offer to widen its offering within the French market.

CPA/IXI Plus is a network of specialists, involved in risk prevention and the management of complex claims in France and internationally (via CPA Experts) as a subsidiary of the IXI Group, a network of independent expert firms working with their clients, insurers, brokers, companies, communities and risk managers. www.ixi-groupe.com

CPA/IXI Plus becomes the leading French partner of the ADVANTA network.

Owing to this new association, ADVANTA France and CPA/IXI Plus now offer a range of specialties covering 12 areas of intervention:

- Industry;
- Construction (Building and Civil Engineering);
- Food industry;
- Environment;
- Energy & construction;
- Finance;
- Cyber Risks;
- Mobility, transport equipment;
- Fine Art, real estate expertise & valuables;
- Special risks, transport of funds;
- Political risks, terrorism; and
- Crisis management & communication.

ADVANTA and CPA/IXI Plus share common values and a philosophy to ensure the highest standard of service to their clients in order to maintain the trust of the international insurance and reinsurance industry. This partnership will reinforce both international and local capabilities in France by adding a broader range of expertise from a highly specialised team and wider geographical coverage providing a competitive edge.

Our experts are driven by a service mentality, with the flexibility to adapt and the capacity for innovation whilst guaranteeing the highest professional standards. These characteristics translate into a high value added, reliable performance and ensure the durability of our model.

George Viar, Managing Director of Advanta said: "We are delighted to embrace IXI Plus and CPA Experts into the Advanta family. We believe this association will result in a mutual benefit. Our respective organisations share the same values and philosophy and will continue to focus on providing technically excellent and cost-effective solutions to our clients, improving the quality of our service and reporting and reinforcing our international office network."

Yann Bocquillon, CEO of IXI Plus, said: "To increase our capacity for international intervention, we needed to find in our future partners the values that we find in our Group: People are the heart of our expertise, technical competence and grounding. We found them with Advanta and their teams in France and London, thus providing a full range of services for all international economic players in France or operating in France, namely Insurers, Reinsurers, Brokers and Large accounts."

Bruno Perrot, President of IXI Plus and CPA Experts confirms: "Thanks to the partnership established with the IXI Group network for 3 years, and now with the ADVANTA network, CPA Experts is proud to be able to offer its customers a complete service, combining expertise, technical competence in a large number of fields, local presence both nationally and internationally, with perfect knowledge of the financial, legal, political and insurance specificities of each country. In 2017, we found in the IXI Group network the complementarities and communions of values that we were looking for in France. In 2020, the partnership with ADVANTA is based on this same identity of human and professional values at the service of our customers."

For assistance, please contact:

George Viar                   +44 (0) 775 378 979         gviar@advantaglobal.com 

Christopher Cole          +33 (0) 624 967 653         ccole@advantaglobal.com 

Sherman Binko             +33 (0) 618 503 162         sbinko@advantaglobal.com