Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that its subsidiary Carrión, Laffitte & Casellas, Inc. (Hub CLC) has acquired the assets of Bixler & Associates, Inc., (Bixler), a San Juan, Puerto Rico-based full-service insurance brokerage firm. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The Bixler operations will become part of Hub CLC's existing San Juan office. In connection with this acquisition, Philip Bixler will join HUB CLC as Vice President, Life and Health Division, reporting to Angel Avila, Senior Vice President, Life and Health Division. 

Founded in 1975, Bixler works with businesses and individuals throughout Puerto Rico on arranging a broad array of insurance products and services. Its client base includes a large concentration of shopping centers, condominiums, manufacturing, retail and educational institutions, among other industries. This acquisition affirms Hub's commitment to grow in the Puerto Rican marketplace.

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.


W. Kirk James
Vice President, Secretary and
Chief Corporate Development Officer
Phone: 312.279.4881

Heather Schneider
Corporate Communications Director
Phone: 312.279.4683

Source: HUB International Limited