Tri-Marine Acceptances (Pty) Ltd

Tri-Marine Acceptances (Pty) Ltd was started in July 2008 and since then has grown into a composite marine insurer with over 150 years of combined experience and expertise in both Marine Hull and Cargo insurance.

Our Vision

To offer affordable and quality marine insurance products and services to brokers and their clients on a national and international basis.

Our Mission Statement

Our business is to provide quality marine insurance cover and services for:

  • Cargo owners who move goods both locally and internationally by land, sea and air
  • Commercial fishing vessel owners and operators, Charterers, Tugs and Workboats
  • Ship repairer’s and Marine Operators’ Liability
  • Goods in Transit

The Tri-Marine Philosophy

  • To provide sustained profitability and growth for all stakeholders
  • To maintain and enhance the values of our risk carriers
  • To ensure the highest level of professionalism and ethics within the market place
  • To develop and maintain an excellent and sustainable relationship with our brokers
  • To become one of the preferred marine insurance service providers for our brokers

Our Team

Ian Smith


Trevor Smith

Managing Director

Catherine McConnachie

Marine Underwriting Manager/Director

William Barratt

Marine Hull Underwriter

Lee-Anne Purse

Marine Claims Manager

Sandra Smith

Finance & Accounts Director

Gwen Coetzee

Marine Underwriter

Derek Coop

Claims Consultant

Chjané Claassen

Trainee Marine Underwriter (Under Supervision)