Company History

KEU launched as Kaleidoscope Entertainment Underwriters in 2001, quickly making a name for itself as the company trusted by people in the entertainment industry to deliver the right cover and add value through its specialist knowledge of the specific needs of event managers and producers.

KEU has recognised the value of good partners and has secured partnerships with arguably two of the most solid names in the insurance industry: Munich - Re and Centriq Insurance Company Limited.

High profile events with which the company has been involved include the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2010 FIFA Soccer World Cup tournament including the pre-opening concert; the South Africa vs Australia and Sri-Lanka T20 and one- day internationals in 2011; 80's Rewind Show held at Kingspark; The Vodacom Tottenhum Hotspur Soccer Tour in 2011; the Knysna Oyster Festival and President Jacob Zuma's 2012 State of the Nation Address.

KEU has provided specialist cover for well known films and TV shows including Survivor, The Wild, Big Brother and the popular movies Spud, The Bang Bang Club, Otelo Burning, Skoonheid, Safehouse, Chronicle and How to steal 2 Million.