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Lloyd’s and Sherbro Alliance Partners announce partnership to support long-term economic resilience for Sierra Leone
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Lloyd’s and Sherbro Alliance Partners announce partnership to support long-term economic resilience for Sierra Leone

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Lloyd’s has announced it will partner with Sherbro Alliance Partners (SAP) to support economic resilience and growth opportunities on Sherbro Island, Sierra Leone. This form part of a landmark sustainable development initiative that aims to put nature and renewable energy at the centre.

Lloyd’s will provide access to specialist insurance and risk expertise in the market, with input from Aon and Tokio Marine Kiln advising as strategic partners.

John Neal, Lloyd’s CEO said: “As chair of the SMI’s Insurance Taskforce, Lloyd’s has a leading role to play in helping bring innovative and regenerative projects to life around the world. Sherbro Alliance Partners’ vision for Sherbro Island is to bring long-term prosperity and growth to the region, while providing access to cutting-edge renewable energy and technology. We look forward to working closely with SAP to help bring this project to life.”

TMK has a history of supporting Sierra Leone, having sponsored the country’s first marathon with charity Street Child, raising c. £250k to help get children off the streets and into education.

 

Read the full press release here

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