Elephant in the news
“The Herd is ready to go!”
Those aren’t the words you expect to hear to describe an insurance company, but Elephant Auto Insurance isn’t your average workplace when it comes to employee wellness.
The Business Council Awards recognize an outstanding company located in each jurisdiction (Henrico, Hanover, Chesterfield and the city of Richmond.)
Greater Richmond Chamber
Elephant Insurance was on a growth spurt throughout 2011. The company, which sells auto insurance online and over the telephone, expanded its business into Maryland, Illinois, and Texas in 2011, boosting its potential customer base of 50 million people.
A native of the United Kingdom is now the chief executive officer of Elephant Insurance Services LLC, the fast-growing Henrico County-based auto insurance company. Kevin Chidwick was named CEO of the insurance company in January.
What brings the third-largest auto insurer in the United Kingdom to Henrico County? The potential workforce. In 2009, Admiral Group plc, the holding company for Elephant Insurance, expanded to the United States.