About Us


Our History

Established in 1980, Burnett & Associates specialise in providing bespoke insurance solutions across multiple sectors. We have provided comprehensive insurance cover to the Print industry for more than 20 years, before launching our insurance and parental contribution services to the Education market in 2006. We take pride in providing tailored solutions to our customers rather than taking a one size fits all approach.

About the SPB Group

We are part of the SPB group following acquisition in 2010. SPB are one of Europe’s leading affinity insurance providers, as well as the largest provider of mobile phone insurance in Europe.


Our UK operation – SPB UK & Ireland, comprises of four companies that are fully regulated by the FCA – Burnett & Associates and Citymain Administrators, as well as Square Pound & Loyal Insurance. Part of the SPB UK & Ireland operation in a non-regulated capacity is Citymain Ltd, who are responsible for our device fulfilment & repair services.

SPB Key Facts

  • 1,800 Employees
  • The first mobile phone insurance provider in the UK marketplace
  • €198 Million Net Revenue
  • 50 Million Policyholders
  • 900,000+ Claims Processed
  • Present in 17 Countries – Germany, Austria, Belgium, China, Spain, United States, France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, United Kingdom, Switzerland and Tunisia.