Dutch Insurance Exchange Association
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Young professionals

The corporate insurance market, or co-insurance market, is a fascinating world of risk management at the highest level. Most companies couldn’t possibly operate without this market. Many insurers and brokers are active in the corporate insurance market, of whom well over 90 are VNAB members.

Professionals with different backgrounds, like people with a degree in Economics, Business Administration and Law, but also college and university graduates with a technical background find a place in this multi-faceted market. For intelligent, ambitious and inquisitive young professionals the corporate insurance market offers lots of opportunities for a challenging career. 

Education and traineeship

There is no specific educational institute where you can study to be an insurer or broker. You learn by gaining practical experience, and, of course, there is a wide range of training courses. Especially for newcomers to the industry, the VNAB offers the Introductions Co-insurance. During these introductions you’ll get to know the market, market parties, their responsibilities, objectives and the mutual relations. 

In addition, a unique market-wide Risk Insurance Traineeship is currently being developed that will give you the ultimate kickstart in this fascinating industry.

Young InSurance

Young InSurance is the network for youngsters in the corporate insurance market. Various activities, get-togethers and meetings give you the opportunity to build up an extensive network. 

Internships and graduation

Are you in the final stage of your bachelor’s or master’s degree and looking for an internship in the corporate insurance market? VNAB might be able to help you.


For currently available vacancies in the corporate insurance market, please consult the websites of our members.

Mariska van Ettinger (Underwriter, HDI):"In my job the latest technologies cross my desk on a daily basis. Before you underwrite a risk, you’ll have to understand the full extent of it. This is what makes the job interesting. The ultimate goal is to provide the entrepreneur with a tailormade insurance solution for present and future times"
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