March 25, 2022

Willkie advised Volante Global on the transaction.

On March 22, Acrisure, a fintech leader that operates a top-10 insurance broker, announced its acquisition of Volante Global, an international Managing General Agent.

Headquartered in London with a presence in seven countries, Volante provides niche, specialist (re)insurance products underwritten by experienced teams across an expansive distribution network.

Acrisure specializes in intelligence-driven financial services, providing a broad array of products including insurance, real estate services, cyber services, and asset management.

Prior to the transaction, Volante’s majority investor was Nephila Holdings Ltd., a subsidiary of Markel Corporation.

Willkie previously represented Nephila Holdings Limited, the pre-eminent insurance-linked securities manager, in its acquisition by Markel Corporation.

The Willkie team was led by Andrew Tromans and Michael Groll and included partner Jane Scobie and associates David Griffiths, Daisy Larcombe and Ashley Jamali.