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Arachas are delighted to sponsor the Irish Skipper Expo, Ireland’s only commercial fishing show which takes in the UL Sport Arena, Limerick on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th February 2024.

With over 130 companies exhibiting it promises to be an excellent event, providing companies with the perfect professional setting to conduct positive business in a face-to-face manner. The event will be packed with products and services of the highest quality from across all sectors of the commercial fishing sector.

This week, we sat down with Martin Donnellan, Head of Marine Specialty at Arachas to look forward to the upcoming Irish Skipper Expo event.

What is Arachas involvement in the Skipper Expo?

Arachas are one of the main sponsors of the Skipper Expo 2024, we have done this for the past two years and Charlie Cavanagh was involved in the sponsorship of the Expo for 20 years while at CHD, prior to the Arachas acquisition.

Describe Arachas experience in the marine industry for newcomers to the event?

Arachas has a combined 100 years plus experience between all the staff on the Marine team. We pride ourselves in the relationships we have built over the years with local and national organisations, and we understand the highs, lows and challenges that you face.

Our extensive experience in this sector has allowed us to develop strong relationships with specialist Marine underwriters, so that we can provide competitive insurance solutions and tailor-made products to meet your needs.

What type of cover do Arachas provide to this industry?

We provide a best-in-class service offering innovative risk solutions with round-the-clock claims servicing and cover such as:

·       Hull & Machinery

·       Protection & Indemnity (P&I)

·       Personal Accident (PA)

·       Marine Trades

·       Ancillary Commercial & Private covers to meet all needs of the industry.

How can you be contacted for insurance support?

Firstly, if attending the Skipper Expo, the Arachas team will be at stand 65 for the two days. Please come chat with the team and they will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

Our Marine team can be reached via email at marine@arachas.ie or Martin Donnellan (087 4775035) and Charles Cavanagh (086 2504826) are available for your calls.

For further information on our marine insurance solutions, visit https://www.arachas.ie/business/marine-insurance


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