Alera Group News

Alera Group Acquires Massachusetts’ Gordon Atlantic Insurance Agency

Alera Group has acquired Gordon Atlantic Insurance Agency, effective October 1, 2020. Gordon Atlantic joins Alera Group through local firm Sylvia Group. The Gordon Atlantic team will continue serving clients in their existing roles. Terms of the transaction were not …

Alera Group Appoints Mollica as VP of Business Intelligence and Transformation

Alera Group has appointed John Mollica as vice president of Business Intelligence and Transformation, effective October 12, 2020. He will be based out of Norwalk, Conn. In this role, Mollica will be responsible for overseeing Alera Group’s data and analytics …

Alera Group in Illinois Promotes Corrigan, Caracciolo and Cox

Deerfield, Ill.-based Alera Group has promoted several employees within the company’s executive leadership team: Brian Caracciolo will assume the role of chief financial officer; and Carolyn L. Cox will assume the role of general counsel; William Corrigan, the agency’s former …

Alera Group Promotes Hohman to EVP, Wealth Management Leader in Illinois

Alera Group, a national independent insurance agency based in Deerfield, Illinois, has appointed Tina Hohman as executive vice president and Wealth Management practice leader. In this role, Hohman is responsible for wealth management services offered throughout Alera Group, including financial …

Carlyle Group Leads $150 Million Investment in Alera Group to Fund Acquisitions

New York-based investment firm The Carlyle Group led a $150 million investment for Deerfield, Illinois-based Alera Group, the property/casualty, employee benefits insurance broker that is privately-held company and backed by Genstar Capital and Alera employees. Alera plans to use proceeds …

Alera Group Acquires Maryland’s FNL Insurance Group

Alera Group, a national employee benefits, property and casualty, retirement services and wealth management firm, has acquired FNL Insurance Group, effective August 1, 2020. For more than 40 years, FNL Insurance Group has been helping clients with their employee benefit …

Alera Group Acquires Banasky Insurance in Utah

Alera Group has acquired Banasky Insurance Inc., which has locations in Price and Draper, Utah. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Banasky Insurance offers property/casualty insurance solutions for clients, including commercial, life & health, and personal lines solutions. The …

Alera Group Acquires Alper Services in Illinois

Deerfield, Illinois-based Alera Group, a national employee benefits, property casualty, retirement services and wealth management firm, has acquired Alper Services LLC in Chicago. The acquisition was effective Aug.1. Founded in 1966 and led by CEO Leslie Morse, Alper Services focuses …

Alera Group Names MarshBerry’s Wochele as VP, Sales Development

Alera Group has appointed Jim Wochele national vice president of Sales Development. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Wochele will oversee sales training and development, strategy and execution across the United States. Wochele is an accomplished consultant, sales manager and keynote speaker …

Alera Group Acquires Barkley Risk Management & Insurance in California

Alera Group has acquired Barkley Risk Management & Insurance in California. The Barkley team will continue serving clients in their existing roles. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Barkley serves clients throughout California and the surrounding region, providing safety …