Colonnade Insurance S.A. (Colonnade) is a company registered in Luxembourg, entirely owned by Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, incorporated for the strategic expansion of Fairfax’s insurance activity in Central and Eastern Europe. We operate through branches in Poland, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, and a subsidiary in Ukraine. We offer products for individual and corporate clients, including:
- property and energy insurance
- civil liability insurance, including directors and officers civil liability insurance
- home, motor, travel, and accident insurance
Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited is a holding company operating in the financial services sector. Through its subsidiaries, it is engaged in property and personal insurance, reinsurance, and investment management. Fairfax was founded in 1985 by the current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, V. Prem Watsa. The company has been under present management since 1985 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (under the symbol FFH and in U.S. dollars under the symbol FFH.U.).