Bluefin acquires Northern Alliance Brokers
National insurance broker Bluefin has acquired Northern Alliance Brokers based in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.
One of the UK’s leading insurance brokers, Bluefin currently employs over 1,400 staff in more than 40 offices. Northern Alliance, previously a member of Willis Network, will now complete the transition into the Bluefin group. All members of staff have been retained and the existing management will continue to lead the team adding to Bluefin’s existing presence in Yorkshire and marking the company’s sixth acquisition of the year.
Dan Maltby, Director at Northern Alliance commented: “It’s a pleasure to complete this deal to become part of Bluefin, a broker with significant reach and influence across the industry and a commitment to client service very much in line with our own. We look forward to growing as part of Bluefin using their significant experience in Yorkshire and nationwide.”
Robert Organ, CEO of Bluefin, commented: “We’re delighted to welcome Northern Alliance Brokers into the Bluefin group. Its Wakefield location and the make up of it’s book, including a noteworthy specialism in renewable energy, makes Northern Alliance an ideal fit for Bluefin and our strategy of acquiring top performing, specialist businesses.”