About Us

We would like to take this opportunity to introduce ourselves to you.

Nautical operates as an underwriting agency of Centriq Insurance Co Ltd. Nautical was established in 2011 under the guidance of the late John Hill. Centriq is 100% owned by Santam Insurance Ltd which has a credit rating of AA. 

Please follow this link if you would like to view the full report: global-credit-rating-centriq-full-report-july-2015.

Nautical has representation and offices in both Johannesburg and Cape Town. The Nautical Team boasts considerable experience, skill and knowledge in the area of Marine and Transportation Insurance which we look forward to placing at your disposal in the future.

Nautical is service and delivery driven and pride ourselves on our prompt and efficient response to your requests and the like.

We look forward to being of assistance to you in the future.



Our Products

We offer marine products supported by Centriq Insurance Company Ltd. Click here to view all classes of business written by us.



Nautical Underwriting Managers are an authorised Financial Services Provider, FSP Number 43437. Click here for more information.


Meet the crew

Our highly skilled and experienced team specializes in Marine and Transit Insurance. Click here for contact details.


You can’t control the wind, but you can adjust your sails.