Jumar Solutions Limited, provider of integrated IT solutions and recruitment services to clients in the UK and globally, has today announced a new technology partnership with leading marine insurer, The Shipowners’ Club.
Shipowners’ has taken a 33% stake in Jumar’s parent company, Jumar Holdings Limited, to sit alongside the 67% stake held by the company’s founder and CEO, Wendy Merricks.
Jumar has been the key technology partner of Shipowners’ for more than 5 years and has helped drive the delivery of Shipowners’ new policy management platform, supporting more than 33,000 of its Members’ vessels.
The partnership will allow both organisations to drive innovation in the field of Insurtech as well as ensuring certainty of support and change delivery around core platforms.
Jumar’s CEO, Wendy Merricks says “At a time when IT is the key driver of innovation, the partnership with Shipowners provides a strong foundation for both organisations to make significant advancements in the field of Insurtech.
Our shared vision – combined with a passion for IT as a key business enabler – will underpin the relationship as we look to drive growth and innovation within both companies, as well as delivering a good return for Shipowners’ members”
Shipowners’ Chairman, Phil Orme added “We expect to continue to make significant investments in our IT estate and doing this alongside Jumar will mean an ability to ensure our systems continue to provide efficient, timely and accurate services.”
For more information, please contact Frank Edge at Jumar Solutions on 0121 788 4550.
Notes to editors
Jumar Solutions is a provider integrated IT services, from business and technology consultancy through to architecture, business analysis, delivery, integration, resource augmentation and recruitment.
It operates from its head office in the UK and has an Australian subsidiary, Jumar Solutions Australia Pty Ltd. It employs 80 people at sites in Birmingham and Manchester.
Formed in 1999 – but tracing its heritage back to 1989 – Jumar grew rapidly in response to customer demands, winning the National and Regional Deloitte Fast 50 award (for the fastest growing technology company) several years running.
For more information, please contact +44 121 788 4550