We are pleased to announce that we have advised the Unilink Group and the Enterprise Investors fund on a transaction involving the acquisition of the Unilink Group, the largest insurance distributor in Central and Eastern Europe, by Acrisure, a US-based fintech and insurance broker. The completion of the transaction is subject to obtaining the relevant antitrust and regulatory clearances.
Unilink is the largest insurance distribution platform in the Central and Eastern European (CEE) region, with a strong presence in Poland as well as in Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Moldova, Romania and Slovakia.
Acrisure is a US fintech that operates a top-10 global insurance broker. The company provides a wide range of products, including insurance, reinsurance and cyber services. Over the past nine years, Acrisure has grown its revenue from USD 38 million to nearly USD 4 billion. Acrisure has more than 14,000 employees in 21 countries.
“We are extremely pleased to have had the opportunity to participate in this significant insurance transaction, which will give Unilink a strong and rapidly growing partner by becoming part of one of the world’s largest global insurance brokers. We thank our clients for their trust and congratulate all of the parties involved”, says Paweł Zdort, a partner at Rymarz Zdort Maruta.
The transaction team consisted of Paweł Zdort (partner), Małgorzata Deruś (senior associate), Tomasz Kordala (senior associate), Patrycja Gliwka (associate), Szymon Rutecki (associate) and Jakub Wilk (associate).