Finch Group has today completed the acquisition of Hampshire-based brokerage, Miller & Co Insurance Brokers Ltd.
This transaction marks the company’s fifth acquisition since becoming a Broker Network Partner in November 2016 and is again centred on the purchase of an independent brokerage in the South of England.
Miller & Co is a family brokerage which was established in 1966 and today focuses predominantly on commercial lines business. The firm which is based in Hambledon near Southampton, places around £3m GWP and employs 10 people, all of whom will remain in the business.
Vincent Gardner, Finch Group’s Managing Director said: “The acquisition of Miller & Co marks our fifth purchase this year. We are continuing to follow our strategy of working with quality, independent brokers who have strong reputations within their local communities. Steve Miller and the team have built a fantastic business which fits our ambitions perfectly.
“I’m looking forward to working with Steve and the team at Miller & Co to strengthen our position in the Portsmouth and Southampton market’s and be the broker of choice for SME companies in the region.”
In November 2016, Finch Group which is headquartered in Reading with three additional offices was acquired by Broker Network. Driven by both organic and acquisition growth, Finch Group has built a reputation as an innovative and service-driven business, now employing over 60 people and managing around £33m GWP.