Middle East and Africa

As part of our long-standing commitment to increase the use of transactional risk insurance in Emerging Markets, Liberty GTS has underwritten transactions throughout the Middle East and Africa. The team is led by Samuel Whiteman, Head of London and Emerging Markets. As part of this commitment, we have led a number of local initiatives including training of lawyers in South Africa and Dubai on the use of the product together with co-hosting a transactional insurance event in Dubai, the first of its kind.

We’ve insured transactions in the real estate, medical and education sectors in countries including Morocco, Dubai, UAE, Ghana and South Africa. Our expertise and knowledge of the Middle East and Africa is unparalleled in the market.

The ability to write up to €170 million any one risk

Historic Deal Stats


Total deal value for the past 4 years

Over $400,000,000

Total limit placed for the past 4 years


Samuel Whiteman : Head of London and Emerging Markets

Samuel Whiteman

Head of London and Emerging Markets