Covéa Private Car Insurance now available on Brightside panel

21st January 2015

Covéa Insurance has strengthened its relationship with Brightside Group and will now offer its Covéa Private Car product to e-Car customers as well as to Brightside Group’s affinity partners.

The product offers two levels of cover; comprehensive and third party fire and theft and has been designed to cover a broad spectrum of insurance risks.

Commenting on the deal, Paul Williams, CEO at Brightside Group said:

“We are delighted to strengthen our existing relationship with Covéa Insurance and offer our customers the Covéa Private Car product. The addition of this product continues our plans to expand our car insurance portfolio”

James Reader, CEO at Covéa Insurance, added:

“Brightside is one of our key broker partners and provides us with excellent distribution opportunities across the UK. We are delighted to extend our partnership with the group.”




About Covéa Insurance

Covea Insurance Plc is the UK underwriting business of leading French mutual insurance group Covéa, who are number 1 for property and liability insurance in France, generating over 16.6 billion Euros in premiums in 2020.   

Covéa Insurance looks after the insurance needs of over 2 million policyholders; delivering financial reassurance through its Standard & Poor’s ‘AA- stable’ rating, as a guaranteed subsidiary of Covéa. 

The company offers motor, household, protection, pet, mid and high net worth insurance and a range of commercial insurance products, through a range of distribution channels.

Employing over 1900 people, Covéa Insurance has a strong people and service ethos.  It holds ServiceMark accreditation with Distinction for its Personal Lines operation and its Commercial & HNW Claims teams, as well as Chartered Insurer status for its Commercial business.  Covéa Insurance is signatory to the HM Treasury Women in Finance Charter and the insurance Inclusivity Pledge and has been named one of the top 75 employers in West Yorkshire & the Humber.

Recently, Covéa Insurance won the General Insurer of the Year award at the British Insurance Awards 2021. It was named as the Best Place to Work in Digital (Large Organisations) at the Digital Technology Leaders Awards and as the Best Employer at the Yorkshire Financial Awards.  They were also recipients of the Best Insurer title at the British Claims Awards, High Net Worth Product of the Year Award at the Insurance Times Awards, the Staff Empowerment Award at the Diversity & Inclusion in Insurance Awards.

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