With the rapid pace of acquisition looking set to continue, Aston Lark today announces the acquisition of ES Risks Ltd.
Established in 2007 and based in London, ES Risks is a 45-strong team of dedicated experts providing bespoke and niche wholesale (re)insurance facilities to industry clients which include brokers, MGAs and (re)insurers across some 20 countries. They cover all classes of business, from aviation and marine to surety and super yachts. The team strives to demonstrate dedication to delivering profitable growth, a strong brand and an impeccable service to all parties.
Peter Blanc, Aston Lark Group CEO, said: “The ES Risks team brings a whole range of specialist skills to the Aston Lark Group. These experts will help our offices across the UK and Ireland win more business and grow, and I’m very excited by the opportunities that are in front of us. Chris Hobbs has built a fantastic business and I’d like to welcome him and his whole team to the Aston Lark family.”
Founder and CEO of ES Risks, Chris Hobbs, added: “Joining Aston Lark brings an exciting new stage in our journey and will create development and growth opportunities for our business and staff and provide our clients with an even greater breadth of capability and resource. It has been a privilege to lead ES Risks to our current level of success and I look forward to our continued growth in the years to come.”