Arthur J Gallagher reveals Barbon Insurance Group capture

David Ross

The deal includes four specialist broking brands Deacon, Farr, Cadogan Keelan Westall and Keelan Westall. 

AJG's international managing general agent, OIM Underwriting, has also snapped up Zennor, a specialist managing general agency and wholly-owned subsidiary of BIG.

AJG International CEO, David Ross described the acquisition as a "truly significant deal".

"Since our purchase of Heath Lambert in 2011, we have worked hard to enhance our distribution platform in the UK retail market," he said.


Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected].

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: