U.S. Markets close in 3 hrs 57 mins

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Keyser Benefits Corp.

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. today announced the acquisition of Calgary, Alberta-based Keyser Benefits Corp. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Logo (PRNewsfoto/Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.)

With roots dating back more than 45 years, Keyser is a full-service benefits brokerage offering life, disability, health and dental, critical illness, retirement and other services to small to mid-sized businesses and individuals across Western Canada. Shane Keyser and his associates will be relocating to Gallagher's existing benefits office in Calgary under the direction of Melanie Jeannotte, National President of Gallagher's Canadian employee benefits consulting and brokerage operations.

"Like Gallagher, Keyser Benefits is a client-focused, family-oriented business with a strong commitment to ethics," said J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO. "I am excited to welcome Shane and his associates to our growing global team."

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG), a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. The company has operations in 35 countries and offers client service capabilities in more than 150 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.

Investors:  Ray Iardella                               Media:  Linda J. Collins 
VP – Investor Relations                              VP – Corporate Communications
630-285-3661/ ray_iardella@ajg.com        630-285-4009/ linda_collins@ajg.com

 

Cision

View original content to download multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/arthur-j-gallagher--co-acquires-keyser-benefits-corp-300824460.html