Aon Italy SpA, the holding company which owns a national insurance brokerage section of the Group, today concluded the acquisition of Rasini Viganò, one of the top ten players in Italy.
The Rasin Viganò SpA established in Italy in 1958, has developed expertise in the following strategic sectors: health, Institutions, Media & Entertainment, Utilities, Alternative Energy, Sport, Industry and Commerce, and Banking and Finance. The company has become a landmark in the Italian insurance brokering and risk management. Rasin Viganò SpA counts among its customers some of the most prestigious of Italian families who are also large clients of Aon.
With its innovative approach, RVA was also one of the first brokers to understand the new demands of a rapidly changing market. It provides companies with traditional transfer activities to the insurance market and consultancy services as part of risk management.
Aon has an established strategy of growth both organically and through acquisitions.
Charles Clavarino – Country Manager and CEO of Aon Italy said that ‘We are extremely pleased to announce the acquisition of such a quality company as Rasini Viganò. The deal will bring enhanced value by leveraging the strengths and skills with each company.
Aon also will capitalize on Viganò Rasin experience in insurance and consulting to increase growth in the health sector. The deep-rooted presence in Lombardy and in Milan of RVA will strengthen our leadership position in the area. I consider this a virtuous example of synergies between strong operating companies.’
“After 50 years in business,” said Luca Franzi, CEO of RVA, “we have created an operation that allows us to further strengthen our market presence, exploit the obvious synergies and ensure business continuity of our society. Through this agreement, “says Franzi,” Our customers can count on the same quality standards of service that are hallmark of our brand. We will offer a much broader spectrum of solutions designed to support and assist them in the world in all stages of risk management. “