Hi, we're HUB.
In a rapidly changing world, we advise businesses and individuals on how to prepare for the unexpected.
When you partner with us, you're at the center of a vast network of experts who will help you reach your goals through risk services, claims management, and compliance support.
And this gives you the peace of mind that what matters most to you will be protected — through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions that put you in control.
To be everywhere risk exists—today and tomorrow.
Helping Protect what matters most.
To create shareholder value and grow profitably by delivering unmatched service, expertise and insurance solutions to people and businesses, and to empower our employees to learn, grow and make a difference in their communities.
1998Eleven Canadian brokerages merge to form HUB International Limited.
1999HUB common shares begin trading on the TSX under the symbol HBG. Acquires and integrates 42 brokerages. Expands operations to the United States and Western Canada.
2000Acquires and integrates 18 brokerages and establishes new regional operations in New England. Earnings increase to $6.1 million on $95.2 million of revenue.
2001Moves corporate headquarters to Chicago. Acquires and integrates 14 brokerages, and establishes new regional operations in the Northeast.
2002-2003U.S. initial public offering raises $88.1 million as HUB lists on the NYSE. Acquires and integrates 20 brokerages. Revenue grows to $286.4 million.
2004-2005Acquires and integrates 22 brokerages and expands presence across the Western United States.
2006-2007Market capitalization passes $1 billion. Enters into agreement to be acquired by Apax Partners together with Morgan Stanley. Acquires and integrates 45 brokerages.
2008-2010Acquires and integrates 56 brokerages, including the renewal rights to Liberty Mutual's middle market commercial property and casualty business in 11 states.
2011-2012Acquires and integrates 66 brokerages and establishes new regional operations in the Carolinas, Manitoba, the Maritimes, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.
2013-2015Enters into agreement to be acquired by funds advised by Hellman & Friedman, LLC. Acquires and integrates 102 brokerages.