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Our Story

Embassy Risk Management provides international property and auto insurance tailored to the unique needs of American Foreign Service members and other U.S. expatriates serving abroad. We are a direct to consumer company meaning better prices and convenient service when you need it. As part of the Rockingham Group, you benefit from financial security, personal insurance expertise and service excellence dating back to 1869. Rockingham Group is "A" rated by A.M. Best.
Generations of Trusted Service
The Civil War ended in 1865, but until 1869, Virginia was still under military control. Reconstruction began and the people who lived in Virginia needed to protect the new homes and buildings that they were constructing.
In January of 1869, Rockingham Home Mutual was formed when several property owners met at a small church in Port Republic, Virginia, in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. They became members of the mutual company and had fire policies that covered whatever structures they owned – our old policies featured a lot of mills, silos, barns, as well as homes.
Over the years, Rockingham Home Mutual grew. It became Rockingham Mutual when it consolidated with West Rockingham Mutual Fire Company in 1968, and a year later with Brethren Mutual Fire Association.
Rockingham Group established Embassy Risk Management to offer International Auto and Property Coverage directly to Foreign Service members and other select US expatriates living abroad. Our team includes trained professionals with decades of experience providing insurance specifically for US citizens living and working abroad.
Our Mission
Our mission is to provide highly secure insurance coverage that is easy to quote and purchase, at a lower price than traditional markets. We embrace the core principles of providing superior service and guaranteeing customer satisfaction.
Community Citizenship
We have a long tradition of assisting organizations that benefit our communities. The Rockingham Group supports the March of Dimes, the American Cancer Society, and the United Way, and many more. We are committed to making positive contributions that benefit the communities important to our customers.  In 2014, we began sponsoring the Embassy Risk Management AFSA Academic Merit Scholarship.

Embassy Risk Management is part of a financially strong and reliable insurance group with a reputation for service for over 140 years. The Rockingham Group combines financial strength, corporate governance and certified accounting practices to maintain our superior reputation in the industry.
The Rockingham Group has been providing for the insurance needs of generations of policyholders. Since 1869, through times of hardship and prosperity, we have established a reputation of delivering on our promises to our policyholders.