About Our Group

Meet Our Group

Avoca Insurance Holdings

Parent company and Bermuda-based holding company owned by the Carvill family. The company was formed in January 2009 to create and manage Specialty Lines underwriting companies in the U.S. Current group companies include the following organizations.

Manchester Specialty Programs

National property/casualty programs platform led by William Thompson, CIC, a leader in program administration and former principal of Smith, Bell & Thompson, Inc., with over 30 years of focused experience in the health care sector. www.manchesterspecialty.com

Avondale Insurance Associates

Property excess and surplus Lines underwriting management company; CEO is Peter Coghlan, former president of First State and Aspen Specialty, with over 35 years of experience in the US excess and surplus lines wholesale marketplace. www.avondaleins.com

Avoca Elite Sports

Joint venture between Avoca Insurance Holdings and Hiscox; providing human capital asset risk management for leading European football clubs, helping them to model their financial risks and manage their asset and cash flow exposures. www.avocaelitesports.com

Partnering with Us:
We’re Dedicated to Insuring the Health Care Industry

Our experience and commitment to the home care industry goes back to 1976 when our President and CEO’s father, Warren L. Thompson, was the first in the insurance marketplace to design specialized insurance coverage for home health care organizations. Our commitment continues as we focus on serving the broader Home Care, Allied Health and Human/Social Services sector as a leading source of “all lines” insurance coverage. Our programs are exclusively offered through our broker partners, and provide unparalleled underwriting experience, excellent service and competitive pricing. For more information about our programs and becoming a broker partner with us, please call us at 855-972-9399.