About the company
Hyperion is an international insurance group covering wholesale and retail broking, reinsurance broking and underwriting. The group has businesses across Europe and Scandinavia, in India, Israel and Australia. Ranked first or second in many of its markets, Hyperion has ambitions to be the leader in them all.
Insurance broking was the foundation of the Hyperion Insurance Group with the formation of Howden Insurance Brokers in 1994. Over the past 14 years, the Group broking operations have grown exponentially across the world.
The underwriting arm of Hyperion was formed in 1998 when the Group’s first underwriting agency, DUAL Ibérica, was established in Madrid.
Turnover has seen an average compound annual growth of 37% since the first company, Howden, was founded in 1994. When Howden was created, it employed six people in one office. Today, Hyperion employs over 600 people in 43 offices operating out of 22 countries.