What does Edmund mean?

Edmund means Protector of Prosperity and the name is derived from the Old English elements ēad, meaning “prosperity” or “riches”, and mund, meaning “protector”

edmund / ēad mund / Protector of Prosperity. ORIGIN Old English ēad “prosperity” mund “protector”.

New cyber risks threaten the prosperity of your business daily. Edmund protects your prosperity.



Why was Edmund created?

Every business needs to consider cyber insurance and Edmund has designed a digital platform to allow you to quickly purchase an Edmund cyber insurance policy.

Edmund complements the services provided by IT Security Professionals, allowing their clients to consider cyber insurance.

Who is Edmund?

Edmund Insurance Pty Ltd (“Edmund”) ABN 65 619 424 958 acts under a binding authority agreement to bind cover and issue this policy. When doing so Edmund acts as an Agent for the Insurer and not for the Insured.

The Insurer is Munich Re Syndicate at Lloyd’s.

Edmund is a Corporate Authorised Representative (AR Number 1259810) of Bellrock Broking Pty Limited (“Bellrock”) ABN 68 122 809 830. Bellrock holds an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL Number 310545).


Edmund’s Directors

Richard Smith

Richard is a seasoned commercial insurance executive, leader and strategist, who co-founded Edmund to fill the vacuum that existed in Australia for customer focused cyber insurance. Richard holds an Advanced Diploma Financial Services and is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Christopher Lynam
Christopher is based in New York to ensure that Edmund stays at the cutting edge of insurtech innovation. Before he co-founded Edmund, Christopher spent 15 years as a corporate insurance broker in Australia. Christopher holds a Masters of Insurance & Risk Management and a Bachelor of Business (International Business).
Stephen McCarthy

Stephen is the Founding Director of Bellrock Broking, a corporate insurance broking business, which is 100% designed to produce the best possible insurance outcome for its clients. Stephen holds a Diploma Financial Services (Insurance Broking).

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