Delivering Best-of-breed

to Retail Clients and Insureds

Insurance Solutions

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We Are

Transportation Specialists

Insurance for All Your Wheels

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Our Proprietary

are the Best Available Industry-wide

Coverage Platforms

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CGIS is A Driving Force and Presence in the

Insurance Market

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Why Choose Us

Cardigan General Insurance Services (CGIS) is a nationally recognized managing general agency which develops and administers specialty insurance services. Cardigan combines underwriting expertise and an unparalleled commitment to customer service to deliver best-of-breed insurance solutions to its retail clients and insurers.

Our Mission

We are dedicated to providing best-in-class tailored solutions, program development and delivery of new proprietary products through various distribution channels.

What We Do

We are an experienced team of underwriters. We pair expertise creating specialized coverage platforms and layered programs with our ability to deliver long-term sustainability and cost savings in the program space.

Our Services

In our role as a wholesale broker, CGIS serves as a key intermediary between the independent insurance agents and the nation’s top insurance carriers. We work with agents and brokers to provide comprehensive, cost-effective commercial coverages and specialty programs for a wide variety of risks.

  • National Market Access
  • Program Design & Specialization
  • Long-Term Relationships
  • Industry and Market Knowledge
  • Highest Professional Standards
  • Strong Underwriting Expertise
  • Alternative Market Structures and Programs


CGIS maintains a fully operational infrastructure to manage programs with deft underwriting, comprehensive claims solutions, and proprietary policy management software. We understand risk and their unique exposures and leverage our resources and services for our carriers and retail partners.

Program Development

We seize market opportunities and work to align market realities and apply flexibility to external forces for program success.

Program Administration

We work to ensure programs are always maintaining a high level of efficiency and value-add for our clients and partners.


We achieve bottom-line results by ensuring day-to-day activities are functioning at their best through optimization, resource allocations, and redesign of processes and tools.


We apply deep knowledge and industry experience for an expert, disciplined underwriting approach.

Reinsurance Management

We establish carrier and reinsurance relationships; ability to participate in programs.


CGIS is a managing general agent and has key relationships with the nation’s top insurance carriers.We work with agents and brokers to provide comprehensive, cost-effective commercial coverages and specialty programs for a wide variety of risks.

Our proprietary coverage platforms are the best available industry-wide and provide coverage to various types of risk classes:

Become An Agent

Become a Cardigan General Insurance Services appointed agent and expand your profitable business practices.

Benefits of a CGIS appointment:

  • Selective appointment process
  • Access to proprietary insurance programs
  • Direct communications with program administrators and underwriters
  • Coverages sponsored by A.M. Best A-Rated Carriers
  • Claims administration and loss control services

Process for becoming an agent:

We will get you started and assist you with program details, our capabilities and expectations and get you started on your way to establishing a profitable partnership.
If you prefer to speak with one of our program administrators,
please call 800-992-6648 and we’ll be happy to assist you.

Contact Us

Thank you for contacting us. Please let us know how we can help you.

For Submission:

800.992.6648 Phone
818.598.8910 Fax

Corporate & Accounting:
818.598.8900 Phone
818.598.8910 Fax

6320 Canoga Avenue, 12th Floor
Woodland Hills, CA 91367