Harman Kemp Announcement

Posted Feb, 2017

Press Release 24th February 2017

Harman Kemp Holdings buys whole Shareholding of Harman Kemp North America Ltd


Harman Kemp Holdings Ltd (HKH) has obtained 100% of the share capital of Harman Kemp North America Ltd (HKNA).

The transaction allows for the exit of the original investors Hebrides 2006 LLP and, as a result, Chris Harman has resigned from the Board of HKNA.

HKH is controlled by employees of HKNA led by Peter Slade and Allan Clow.

Peter Slade CEO of HKNA said "I would like to thank Chris Harman and his associates for their support of Harman Kemp, dating back to the formation of the company 25 years ago."

"This is an exciting time for Harman Kemp. We are now ideally positioned to build on our current platform and enviable reputation, to be the truly independent, owner-managed, broker of choice in our selected areas of expertise."

Chris Harman commented "Harman Kemp has contributed over many years to bringing some of the best coverholders to the London market. It has loyal and long-standing relationships with both coverholders and markets and, we have no doubt, will continue to grow its presence in this important area of business."


Harman Kemp North America Ltd is a Lloyd's Broker and Lloyd's Coverholder specialising in the area of delegated authorities.

Hebrides 2006 LLP is a private investment vehicle.

For more information contact:-

Peter Slade, CEO, Harman Kemp North America Ltd.                                                           Tel: +44 20 7782 0537                                                                                                 Email: pslade@hknal.com

Chris Harman, Designated Partner, Hebrides 2006 LLP.                                                        Tel: 07818 408 670                                                                                                      Email: Chris.Harman@ymail.com