HUB ACQUIRES ESSEX INSURANCE & TRAVEL

HUB INTERNATIONAL ACQUIRES ESSEX INSURANCE & TRAVEL

Chicago April 7, 2014 -

Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that it has acquired the shares of Essex Insurance (Essex), a Winnipeg, Manitoba-based full-service insurance brokerage firm.  Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.  The Essex operations will become part of Hub International Horizon (Hub Horizon) and will add two superstore locations to the Hub Horizon footprint in Winnipeg.

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Hub International Limited is a leading global insurance brokerage that provides property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services through offices located in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Brazil.

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Cara Siegel
Hub International Limited
Director, Corporate Brand Management and Media Relations
Phone: 516.677.4992
Cara.Siegel@hubinternational.com

Clark Wormer
Hub International Limited
Director, Mergers & Acquisitions
Phone: 312.279.4848
Clark.Wormer@hubinternational.com

Source: HUB International Limited