21 04 2016

Aquiline Capital Partners to Acquire Simply Business

Willkie client Aquiline Capital Partners LLC announced that it has agreed to acquire Simply Business, the U.K.’s biggest business insurance provider. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Launched in 2005, Simply Business provides an online brokerage service delivering policies tailored to individual business requirements. It provides insurance to more than 350,000 U.K. small and medium-sized enterprises. Aquiline is a private equity firm based in New York investing in middle-market businesses across the financial services sector in banking and credit, insurance, investment management and markets, and financial technology and services. The Firm, led by Jeffrey Wayne Greenberg, Geoffrey O. Kalish, Ezra S. Berger, Frederick E. Wolfert and Steven F. Kluger, is based in New York. The Willkie deal team was led by partners Joseph Ferraro (Picture) and Jeffrey Poss and included partners Christopher Peters and Eugene Chang; UK partners Nicholas Bugler and Judith Harger; and associates Laura Marcelli, Joshua Begner, Stephen Murphy, Shinasa Wasimi and Meghan Hungate. Involved fees earner: Joseph Ferraro - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Jeffrey Poss - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Joshua Begner - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Stephen Murphy - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Christopher Peters - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Judith Harger - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Shinasa Wasimi - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Eugene Chang - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Meghan Hungate - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Nicholas Bugler - Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Laura Marcelli - Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

LATEST ISSUE
Powered by Share Trading

POPULAR ARTICLES
LE FONTI AWARDS 2018 CELEBRATES CORPORATE EXCELLENCES IN HONG KONG

29/03/2018

On March 23rd 2018, the world’s leading corporate stars reunited for a special

LE FONTI AWARDS 2017 CELEBRATES CORPORATE EXCELLENCES IN DUBAI

14/12/2017

On December 14th, 2017, the world’s leading corporate stars reunited for a spec

LE FONTI AWARDS 2017 CELEBRATE CORPORATE EXCELLENCES IN LONDON

23/10/2017

On October 20th, 2017, the world’s leading corporate stars reunited for a speci

Le Fonti IAIR Awards Take Hong Kong By Storm

21/03/2017

Hong Kong has become a city of bright expansion, culture, and futuristic innovation. Fr

Will Brexit break London's place as FinTech Capital?

17/11/2016

Fintech, it’s described as the disruption in financial services pushed by consume