Volante France is a service company that has authority to enter into contracts of insurance on behalf of Lloyd’s Europe. Volante France offers insurance solutions covering a broad spectrum of insurance covers for a wide range of clients, from the micro to the corporate segment.

Our approach is based on offering a premium service through our experienced team of underwriters, a strategic platform for managing your contracts and an “expert” network of partners.

  • Specialist knowledge

Volante France’s underwriting team is made up of commercial insurance professionals with more than 15 years of experience.  Their expertise and decision-making capacity allow them to offer you relevant solutions adapted to your situation.

  • Technology for efficiency

Thanks to our strategic platform, our customers benefit from a simple and fast subscription and management procedure.

  • Affiliation with Lloyd’s, the world’s largest insurance market

Our affiliation with Lloyd’s Europe allows us to benefit from the exceptional knowledge, leadership and experience of a  world leading insurance market.

  • An “expert” network of partners

In order to be able to offer our customers a global insurance offering, we have surrounded ourselves with “expert” partners in their field including, claims management, engineering and legal expenses, to name but a few.

Because technology creates value for our customers, Volante Global has developed an end-to-end cloud-based insurance solution.

It offers multiple possibilities:

  • Real-time risk analyses.
  • A 360-degree view of our customers.
  • Optimization of negotiation and underwriting time with an integrated workflow and document management system.
  • Long-term price matching through built-in rating engines, data history, and automated links to third-party market information.
  • Optimal security and availability through the use of established cloud solution providers, with real-time integration of audit and compliance requirements.

We have teamed up with highly regarded partners to add value and offer excellence to our customers.

  • Sedgwick is a specialist in claims management and expertise that combines experience and technical competence. Sedgwick brings together more than 800 employees throughout France.
  • CFDP is an expert in legal protection and a leader in the real estate market.
  • Paragon is a service company dedicated to the management and prevention of business risks.

THE Volante France TEAM

Pascal Leroy

Managing Director

Volante France

Biography

Pascal Leroy

Managing Director

Volante France

Pascal Leroy is a specialist in distribution and property. He was previously the Head of Distribution and Regional Network of QBE France after having worked there as a Property Manager.

Pascal Leroy started his career at AXA Re London. He has previously worked as the Property Facultative Underwriter at AXA Re Paris, Client Manager at XL Insurance France, Property Manager at Zurich France and Property Deputy Manager at Aon France.

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Véronique Warnery

Managing Director

Volante France

Biography

Véronique Warnery

Managing Director

Volante France

Véronique Warnery started her career as Chief Legal Officer of the Public Transportation Company of Orléans (which is part of the Transdev group). After which she held the position of Casualty broker within the construction department of Gras Savoye and at Siaci Saint Honoré, therefore broadening her experience to the manufacturing, retail, nuclear, IT, media and telecom sectors. She joined Hiscox group in 2008 as a Professional Lines Underwriter and was then appointed as the Technical Underwriting Manager for France and Southern Europe within the European Underwriting Direction and finally the Pricing and Portfolio Underwriting Manager for all lines of business for Europe before joining QBE France in 2015 as the Head of General Liability and Life Sciences.

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Didier Couturier

Deputy Managing Director

Volante France

Biography

Didier Couturier

Deputy Managing Director

Volante France

Didier Couturier is responsible for development and partnerships of Volante France. He has significant experience in the insurance market and was previously the Deputy Managing Director of QBE France, after joining the firm in 2000. Prior to this, he worked for many years in the reinsurance market at Gerling Konzern Globale AG in France where he was responsible for property and the regions, distribution and underwriting.

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Olivier Chereau

Property Portfolio Manager

Volante France

Biography

Olivier Chereau

Property Portfolio Manager

Volante France

Olivier has more than 20 years of experience on Property Insurance. He graduated from Paris Insurance Institute (Sorbonne University) and has held several underwriting positions in Aspen Re, Zurich and Chubb, expanding his Property expertise to Insurance and Reinsurance. Prior to joining Volante, Olivier worked for BHSI and QBE France as Head of Property.

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Philippe Grignon-Dumoulin

Liability Portfolio Manager

Volante France

Biography

Philippe Grignon-Dumoulin

Liability Portfolio Manager

Volante France

Philippe has over 25 years of experience in Liability Insurance. He graduated from the Paris’s Insurance Institute (Sorbonne University) and began his insurance career at Marsh as Deputy Legal Manager. Philippe has held several Liability Managerial positions at Allianz, Aviva, MMA and Tokio Marine HCC where he was in charge of Japanese and local liability business.  Prior to joining Volante, Philippe worked at QBE for 4 years.

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Cécile Bernier

Business Manager

Volante France

Biography

Cécile Bernier

Business Manager

Volante France

Cécile started her career with Hiscox group in 2006. For 8 years, she specialised in professional insurances as a Partnerships Underwriter and then as a Sales Underwriter in the south-west of France. In 2014, she worked as a Project Management Lead on the dedicated setup of delegated underwriting and claims authorities.

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