Strong partnerships with professional agents and producers, financial stability and deep roots in contract and commercial surety are the foundation of our business. Markel Surety (formerly SureTec) is operating in 50 states and rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best, but it's the quality and character of our people that define Markel Surety and has made us a market leader.
Markel Corporation (“Markel” (NYSE: MKL) completed the acquisition of SureTec Financial Corp. (“SureTec”) in April 2017. Established in 1930 and headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Markel is a holding company for insurance, reinsurance, and investment operations around the world. In each of Markel’s businesses, the company seeks to deliver innovative products and responsive customer service so that we can be a market leader. Our time horizon is long-term, our underwriting approach is disciplined, and our focus is on continuously improving the quality of the customer experience. Our financial goals are to earn consistent underwriting and operating profits and to combine those profits with superior investment returns to build shareholder value. Learn more about Markel Corporation.