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La Playa: Insurance with Intelligence®

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Serving professionals and businesses in:
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence
Co-working spaces
Cleantech
Advanced Manufacturing
Electronics
Fintech
Fintech
Healthcare IT
Healthcare IT
ICT
ICT
Investors
Investors
Life Sciences
Life Sciences
Medical Technology
Medical Technology
Member Organizations
Member Organisations
Nanotechnology
Nanotechnology
Science Parks & Incubators
Science Parks & Incubators

Why Do You Need Specialist Insurance?

Welcome to La Playa Science & Technology, insurance gurus for the innovative, emergent and plain disruptive...

Does your insurance broker really ‘get’ what you do you? From IP to IPO, La Playa's specialist Science & Tech team can help you protect your business with smart, flexible, high-performance insurance - with a friendly human UI. We’ve got your back.

We understand the risks and pressures you face - and we speak your language. We’ll support you with great advice - helping you make the best decisions for your business.

Advice you can trust from an expert who understands you:

  • Specialist insurance
  • UK and US offices
  • Independent professional advice
  • Relationship-based service: your advocate in a claim
  • Registered broker at Lloyd’s
  • Key Person insurance & Employee Benefits
Specialist Insurance
Specialist Insurance

Tech-based business is 24/7, global and borderless, exposing you to new risks and liabilities - often in unfamiliar places. As the law struggles to keep pace with technology, insurance can provide a real safety net if you fall foul of changing legislation.

As a specialist, La Playa understands the complex risks, tangible and intangible, associated with Life Sciences, ICT, Electronics, Fintech, Cleantech and Nanotechnology - keeping abreast of the shifting sands of emerging risk, regulation, legislation and compliance.

La Playa is proud to be as Support Supplier of One Nucleus, providing the One Nucleus Insurance Programme.

Broker at Lloyd's

Insurance

We'll undertake a full appraisal of your insurable risks, then design a bespoke insurance portfolio and business continuity plan to provide the very best protection for your business, within a sensible budget.

Employee Benefits

We'll talk through your specific needs in terms of Business Protection and Employee Benefits, review any existing arrangements and structure a programme tailor-made for your business.

Risk Services

A suite of complementary analytical and advisory services to get your business on a firm footing as it grows.

La Playa is a registered broker at Lloyd's of London, an elite status which gives us direct access to the world's premier specialist insurance market.

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How We Can Protect Your Business

Business Interruption Insurance
Business Interruption Insurance
Business Protection
Business Protection
Cargo Insurance
Cargo Insurance
Clinical Trials Liability Insurance
Clinical Trials Liability Insurance
Commercial Legal Expenses Insurance
Commercial Legal Expenses Insurance
Credit Insurance
Credit Insurance
Crime Insurance
Crime Insurance
Cyber and Privacy Insurance
Cyber and Privacy Insurance
Directors & Officers Liability
Directors & Officers Liability
Employee Benefits
Employee Benefits
Employers' Liability
Employers' Liability
Employment Practices Liability Insurance
Employment Practices Liability Insurance
Environmental Liability Insurance
Environmental Liability Insurance
Public & Product Liability Insurance
Public & Product Liability Insurance
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property
Key Person Insurance
Key Person Insurance
Lab Insurance
Lab Insurance
Mergers & Acquisitions Insurance
Mergers & Acquisitions Insurance
Motor Insurance
Motor Insurance
Product Recall Insurance
Product Recall Insurance
Professional Indemnity and EO
Professional Indemnity and E&O
PSD2 Insurance
PSD2 Insurance
Risk Management
Risk Management
Stock Deterioration Insurance
Stock Deterioration Insurance
Supply Chain Insurance
Supply Chain Insurance
Terrorism Insurance
Terrorism Insurance
Travel & Personal Accident
Travel & Personal Accident
Venture Capital & Investment Insurance
Venture Capital & Investment Insurance

Specialist & Independent

La Playa's specialist Science & Tech team can help you protect your business with smart, flexible, high-performance insurance - with a friendly human UI. We understand the risks and pressures you face - and we speak your language. We’ll support you with great advice - helping you make good decisions for your business.

As a Lloyd's broker, La Playa has solutions for even the most complex risks, and our services also include Business Protection and Employee Benefits. But what does "Boutique Service" actually look like?

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Careful listening to really understand your needs and priorities


2

As much help as you need with completing forms to provide risk information


3

A discreet and complimentary appraisal* to assess the risks and ensure you have the right coverage where you need it


4

An independent market review - so you don’t have to shop around comparing policies, cover limits, risks covered and smallprint exclusions


5

Careful monitoring of the carriers’ financial strength, claims and customer service


6

An independent recommendation of the best policy for you - and why


7

Specialist policy wordings from underwriters who have demonstrated excellence and deep understanding of your risk exposures. We have analyzed a wide range of policy wordings and have selected only the best for our panel. Our advisors have a deep working knowledge of these policies
*subject to insurer availability


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An intelligently designed portfolio of protection across multiple asset classes, liabilities and territories


9

Advice on how best to manage your risks - to keep you safe but also to keep insurance costs down


10

A dedicated advisor so you can speak to the same person each time.


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Expert guidance on valuations, security and risk management, and connecting you with specialist advisors and suppliers


12

Direct phone and email access to your advisor for questions and advice.


13

Policy documents emailed to you - no logins and passwords to remember


14

An advocate beside you if you make a claim - thinking laterally to mitigate the impact, making useful connections to get you back up and running, and driving through a swift financial settlement


...and more. La Playa’s Personal Risk Concierge promises only the best,
ensuring that every client we work with is given utmost priority.
No call centres, hold music, hidden fees. with La Playa, you are our most important client.

The Specialist and Unique
Expertise Your Business Needs

Global, borderless, and constantly changing: businesses and organisations in the science and technology industries are facing challenges, risks, and liabilities never before seen, and La Playa is ready to tackle these issues with you and your team, head-on.

We understand the risks and pressures you face - and we speak your language. We’ll support you with great advice - helping you make the best decisions for your business.

La Playa Science & Technology will be your safety net in the ever-changing minefield of law and regulation. Keep your business safe with us as it grows.

In-house Employee Benefits

We also offer Business Protection (including Key Person Insurance) and Employee Benefits: a joined up approach with a team of advisers working for your best financial interests - all under one roof

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say

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“We thought that we had exhausted all options for our type of business. La Playa completely understood the field we operated in and provided us with new options - and then shopped around for us to get a better price.”

Sue L,

Life Sciences

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“Thank you so much for giving so generously of your time to contribute at the Ignite Programme - it would not be the success that it is if it were not for the commitment and dedication of contributors such as yourself.”

Frances B,

Programme Manager, Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL)

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“I like that you can put together a small package suitable for us as a startup and that this can easily be adapted as our needs develop without breaking the bank on the way”

Mark K,

Tech Start-Up

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“Just wanted to say thanks for your amazing help with our recent claim - you're an absolute star!”

Mark,

Tab Travel

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“The service we get from La Playa is faultless. You are a pleasure to work with.”

Technology client

Advice You Can Trust

…from an expert who understands you

  • Specialist insurance for science and technology
  • Independent, expert advice
  • Boutique-style service: your Personal Risk Concierge
  • Right beside you in a claim
  • International capability
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Feel More Confident
When You Make a Claim

Why La Playa stands out as insurance specialists

Contracts

Our Contracts

  • Specialist wordings to reflect specific risks
  • Broader coverage with fewer exclusions
  • Flexible protection
Underwriters

Our Underwriters

  • They're specialists too
  • Rock solid financial strength
  • Global knowledge & support
Delivery

Our Delivery

  • Expert advice and support all year-round
  • Intelligently managing client risk
  • Trust at the heart of all we do

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