Expands worldwide partnership of independent brokers with leading regional firms in Brazil and Vietnam.
COLUMBUS, OHIO – Assurex Global, the world’s largest privately held commercial insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage group, has welcomed two leading independent insurance brokers as its newest shareholders. The two firms – headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil and Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam – bring the number of Assurex Global partners in all parts of the world to 110.
The new Assurex Global partner firms are:
- Sanyuu – Headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil, Sanyuu was founded in 1969 to become the captive insurance brokerage company of the Mitsui Group in Brazil. In 2003, Sanyuu became an independent broker with a large presence inside the Brazilian market, especially among the Japanese companies established in Brazil. Website: http://www.sanyuu.com.br
- AEGIS, Co., Ltd – Headquartered in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam, AEGIS is an independent insurance intermediary providing total service solutions in insurance and risk advisory. Formed in 2002, the firm has grown to become one of the leading insurance advisory firms in Vietnam. AEGIS’ mission is to focus on the needs of its clients by being their business partners in insurance management. Website: http://www.aegisrs.com
“We are delighted to welcome these two exceptional firms to our partnership,” said Jim Hackbarth, president and CEO of Assurex Global. “The addition of Sanyuu and AEGIS strengthens our presence and maintains our momentum as we continue to serve and support the most accomplished brokers and risk advisors in the industry.”
About Assurex Global
Assurex Global is the world’s largest privately-held commercial insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage group. The company operates as an exclusive partnership, supported by more than 100 of the world’s most respected and successful insurance brokers.