Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Completes Acquisition of UK’s Bollington Wilson Group

February 8, 2021

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., the Rolling Meadows, Ill.-based broker, announced it has completed its acquisition of specialist UK insurance broker The Bollington Wilson Group.

Financial details of the deal, which was first announced in January 2021, were not disclosed.

Founded in 1973 as a local community broker, Bollington has since grown organically and through strategic acquisitions into a successful specialist UK insurance broker with more than 400 employees. Headquartered in Sale, England, Bollington also operates from offices in Liverpool, Bollington, Harrogate, Sutton, Coldfield, Stafford and Bolton. It has well-established divisions in small and medium-sized enterprises (SME), micro-SME and personal lines.

The business is now part of Gallagher’s UK Retail Division. Paul Moors, group CEO, will remain with Gallagher as chairman of Bollington.

Source: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Topics Mergers A.J. Gallagher

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