Purpose, vision and values

Our purpose

Protecting ocean industries

Skuld is dedicated to protecting ocean industries. This is our purpose, our reason for being.

Skuld contributes to sustainable solutions through assessing and surveying shipping risks, conducting comprehensive casualty response service and performing extensive loss prevention programmes which aim at safeguarding casualties and preventing injury to people, the environment and property.

Skuld's expertise benefits society through supporting a precautionary approach to foreseeable health-, safety- and environmental-related impacts of operations. We will continue building on that foundation and our role will be to ensure that we assist our customers as they adapt to the growing global requirements.

Skuld's purpose statement 'Protecting ocean industries' underlines our role in society and our commitment to our members and clients and to the global ocean industries.


Our vision

Skuld will be the world leading marine insurance provider through sustainability, financial strength and the talents of our people.


Our values


Accuracy is the backbone of our approach to marine insurance. We never compromise on precision, reliability and quality. We assess and quantify risk at a correct price.


We take a leading role in transforming our industry for future challenges. We look beyond today to envision the marine insurance industry of tomorrow. We embrace transparency, both internally and externally, as a foundation for innovation.


We care for our customers, keeping close to them and their business. We care about our people, working together in teams and across organisational boundaries. We care for our business, sharing information and promoting diversity and entrepreneurial spirit.


We have a passion for a hands-on approach to serving members and clients. We are committed to efficient and personalised claims handling. We are dedicated to serving our international customers – around the clock and across the globe.