Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. News

Arthur J. Gallagher Appoints Jain as Chief Service Officer

Itasca, Ill.-based Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has appointed Vishal Jain as chief service officer and corporate vice president. Jain currently oversees the company’s service center operations. In this new role, he will lead Gallagher’s ongoing efforts to enhance customer service …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires The Plus Companies in New Jersey

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. said it has acquired The Plus Companies Inc. in Bridgewater, New Jersey. Terms were not disclosed. Established in 1985, The Plus Companies Inc.(TPC) is a managing general agent and program manager which provides non-medical, professional …

Arthur J. Gallagher Buys Maryland’s Tri-State General

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. said it has acquired Tri-State General in Salisbury, Maryland. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Established in 1979, Tri-State General is a specialty wholesale and managing general agency (MGA) operation that places transportation, garage, …

Gallagher Buys Florida’s MGA Insurance Group

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.  said it has acquired MGA Insurance Group of Lakewood Ranch, Florida.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Established in 1989, MGA Insurance Group (MGA) is a national program administrator that provides insurance programs for …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires Sunderland in California

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Sunderland Insurance Services Inc. in Walnut Creek, Calif. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Sunderland is a managing general underwriter that provides excess and surplus hired and non-owned auto, liability and umbrella insurance products and services …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires American Wholesalers Underwriting in Connecticut

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. recently announced the acquisition of American Wholesalers Underwriting in Stamford, Conn. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Established in 1994, American Wholesalers Underwriting is a managing general agent and program manager which provides commercial …

RSA U.K. Chief Brown to Leave in First Resignation under Hester

RSA Insurance Group Plc said the head of its U.K. and Western Europe business will leave the company, marking the first resignation of a senior manager since Stephen Hester was hired to revamp the British insurer. Adrian Brown, a 25-year …

Arthur J. Gallagher Buys New Zealand’s Mike Henry Brokers

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Mike Henry Insurance Brokers Limited (MHIB), headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand. MHIB has annualized revenues of approximately $4.5 million and 30 staff operating from its offices in Auckland and Christchurch, according to the …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires Spataro Insurance Agency in New York

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced that it has acquired Spataro Insurance Agency Inc. located in Burnt Hills, New York. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1932, Spataro Insurance Agency is a retail insurance broker providing property/casualty, …

Arthur J. Gallagher Acquires L&R Benefits in Connecticut

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced its acquisition of L&R Benefits, LLC of Windsor, Connecticut. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. L&R Benefits provides employee benefit consultation, management and brokerage services for their clients’ active and retired employees throughout …