Professional and financial risks
Directors’ & officers’ liability

Directors’ & officers’ liability (D&O) insurance provides protection against the costs of litigation and damages that may ensue from actions brought against directors and officers carrying out their management duties for the company.

D&O insurance includes cover for:

  • Awards and defence costs
  • Protection for the directors and officers of subsidiary companies
  • Cost of legal representation when a director is required to attend an official investigation into the affairs of the company
  • Civil actions for misleading statements and anti-competitive acts
  • The cost of fighting applications for extradition