Captive insurance

We’re the largest professional services firm in Bermuda and we leverage our strong relationships with PwC firms in the Caribbean and across the PwC global network in 155 countries.

PwC Bermuda provides a broad range of services to over 150 captive insurance companies. No other professional services firm can compare with our holistic approach and ability to deliver coordinated services, nor can they match the depth of resources and the range of experience we offer.

As a stand-alone captive team, led by David Gibbons, recognised on the Global Captive Review Power 50 list as one of the 20 most influential leaders in the industry, we are uniquely focused on bringing strategic solutions, expertise and value to our captive insurance clients and their shareholders.

Our client list says it all—we serve the preeminent industrial and financial services organizations around the world.

Our specialist resources

Dedicated captive group

We’re focused on captive insurance companies and have experience in a wide variety of programmes, including:

  • Property damage
  • Workers compensation
  • Marine cargo & energy programmes
  • Medical malpractice
  • Employee benefits
  • Professional liability


The accounting, tax and insurance professionals in our dedicated captive team are uniquely qualified to address the issues you face:

  • We offer constructive, objective and independent advice
  • We have excellent working relationships with major domicile regulators and captive management companies
  • We are committed to helping you meet the demands of corporate timetables and objectives


We’ve been here since the captive industry’s beginnings in Bermuda, more than 50 years ago. Our people have decades of experience in servicing single parent captives, group and association captives, mutuals and segregated cell companies. We can meet stakeholder needs whether they are aligned under one group or spread across multiple members.

Our team has deep knowledge in:

  • Actuarial Services
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Anti-money Laundering and Know Your Customer regulation
  • Economic Substance
  • Global and US Tax matters
  • Regulatory Compliance


We’re the largest professional services firm in Bermuda with over 200 people. Our 1,200 professionals across the Caribbean and more than 208,000 globally can quickly mobilise for you.

How we can help you


Captive formation assistance, tax planning, structuring and feasibility studies


Risk management, tax and operational reviews of existing and planned programmes, including captive health checks

Ongoing maintenance

Audit and assurance services, actuarial reserving studies and statutory certifications, tax compliance and actuarial support for transfer pricing analyses, and FATCA compliance


Process improvement reviews, specialist advice on run-off or commutation strategies, including managed wind-ups

Related Services

Contact us

David Gibbons

David Gibbons

Partner, Insurance and Assurance, Captive Insurance Leader, and Regional Human Capital Leader, PwC Bermuda