Buse & Schwartze
Company founded by Diedrich Buse and Rudolf Schwartze on 1 July 1908 in Bremen.
Heinrich Löffler joins the company as a partner. Thanks to his effort, the renowned transport insurance company UNION in Szczecin (later Nordstern, now AXA) is gained as an agent.
Rudolf Schwartze is a co-founder of Securitas VAG in Berlin, which as a board member he builds up to one of the leading transport insurers in the 1920s and 1930s.
Death of Rudolf Schwartze.
Albrecht Wandel joins the management and becomes a personally liable partner.
Herbert Schwartze becomes a personally liable Partner.
Sea damage business is further expanded.
Michael Grobien joins the management as a personally liable Partner.
Werner Haase, long-time authorised officer at the company, becomes personally liable Partner.
The food, beverage and tobacco industry with extensive foreign operations becomes the focus, especially in South America. Buse & Schwartze works as general average adjuster for a number of international clients.
Andre Grobien joins the management as a personally liable Partner.