Mandate Vinge advises Arthur J. Gallagher

July 08, 2016

Vinge advises Arthur J. Gallagher in connection with its acquisition of 85% of Brim AB (Brim). Brim’s annualized revenues total approximately $11 million.
 
Founded in 2001, Brim is a specialty insurance and reinsurance broker that provides commercial property/casualty, credit/political risk and affinity insurance products and services to its Scandinavian and international clients. Its credit and political risk practice provides financing support for major infrastructure projects while its construction practice supports residential and commercial building development.
 
Vinge with lead partner Johan Göthberg advised AJG with a team consisting of Oscar Rydén as senior associate (M&A), Axel Hedberg (insurance and regulatory), Sara Strandberg (employment) and Emilie Parland (tax).

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