The offer increases Dickson & & Co’s labor force by 50% while producing among the most significant independent insurance plan companies in the UK and Ireland.
Dickson & & Co stated the offer was its 4th acquisition in the last 2 years and part of an enthusiastic â¤ 7m financial investment by the Dickson household. The business stated it had actually made 13 acquisitions in overall.
Integrated, the brokers will use more than 150 personnel in overall, throughout 17 trading websites in Northern Ireland. There are likewise 2 branches in the Republic under the Dickson & & Wilson insurance coverage brand name.
The broadened group is now anticipated to handle more than 50,000 insurance coverage throughout 170 insurer with a yearly premium worth of more than â¤ 45m.
Ashley Dickson, handling director at Dickson & & Co, stated:” We are delighted to invite Kerr Group Insurance coverage and its devoted group to the Dickson & & Co household.
” The track record of the Kerr Group, a business with almost a hundred-year history of serving neighborhoods in Northern Ireland, precedes itself.
” While both Dickson & & Co and Kerr Group will keep their self-reliance, maintaining their unique brand name identities, we eagerly anticipate broadening our shared item portfolio throughout the group in order to provide our clients much more option at the most competitive rates.”
He stated the group has more growth prepare for next year, consisting of opening a brand-new customer suite and centre in Belfast city centre.
Mr Dickson included: “Throughout the board we are looking for brand-new skill to support these amazing strategies, in specific high-performing business insurance coverage specialists.
” We provide substantial staff member advantages to all our personnel and think our company uses something extremely various to the common nationwide broker environment.”
Roland Kerr, handling director of Kerr Group Insurance coverage, stated: “We are enjoyed sign up with forces with Dickson & & Co and end up being a part of this distinguished group …
” We provide a combined 125 years of experience in the insurance coverage market, and I can’t wait to see what we can attain together.”