Who we are
Founded in 1996 in Bexhill-on-Sea on the Sussex coast, the Hastings Group is one of the leading general insurance providers to the UK market, with over 3.1 million live customer policies and employing over 3,300 colleagues at sites in Bexhill, Leicester, Gibraltar and London.
Our ambitious growth plans will be delivered through digital leadership, embracing new technology, and investing in our colleagues, customers, company and community - that's why we stand out and what drives our decision making and continues to guide us as we grow.
We have a simple and straightforward approach; to provide our UK car, van, bike and home insurance customers with great service and straightforward products at competitive prices, however they choose to interact with us.
Around 90% of policies are directly underwritten by the Group’s Gibraltar based insurer, Advantage Insurance Company Limited.
Hastings Group (Consolidated) Ltd is part of the Nordic insurance group Sampo.