The Swedish Club was founded by shipowners in 1872 and is today a leading mutual insurance company, owned and controlled by its members. The Club writes Protection & Indemnity (P&I), Freight Demurrage & Defence (FD&D), Hull & Machinery (H&M), and Hull Interests, Loss of Hire, War Risks and any additional insurance required by shipowners or charterers. It also writes Loss of Hire for Mobile Offshore Units and FPSOs. The Club has currently 120 employees.
The head office is located in Gothenburg, Sweden, and branch offices are located in Piraeus, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Oslo and London.