Willis IRM buys Leeds broker


Hale Kavanagh has been bought by Belfast-headquartered Willis Insurance and Risk Management (Willis IRM) for an undisclosed sum.

Hale Kavanagh, which specialises in general insurance broking, has been operating since 2011 and employs 10 members of staff at its office in Leeds.

Willis IRM explained that Hale Kavanagh will shortly begin trading under the Kennett brand.

The broker, which was established in 1978 by Robert Willis, acquired Kennett Insurance Brokers in Hull in 2017.


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