20th March 2019, (Sydney, AEST):
Western Insurance Brokers has built strong and trusting relationships in the local community of Colac, Victoria for over 30 years.
Marc Montano and Michael Williamson are the Directors of Western Insurance Brokers.
“When looking for a new partner to build the business, Envest provide us with the support we need to take the business to the next stage in our lifecycle. We look forward to collaborating with a great group of likeminded brokers within the Aviso Group and who are aligned with our values and future goals.” Marc said.
Aviso Group, along with insurance investment company Envest, welcomes Marc, Michael and the Western team.
Said Greg Mullins, Managing Director Envest. “We are excited to officially announce Western Insurance Brokers as the ninth broker to join the group. Western is a well-established business with a tremendous reputation in Country Victoria. Western has a clear plan to continue to grow a progressive and entrepreneurial business. It aligns with Envest’s strategy of building businesses that create value for customers, suppliers and shareholders.”
Said Craig Robson, CEO Aviso Group. “We’re thrilled to have Western Insurance Brokers join Aviso Group. We are looking to grow the Group with partners that align with the Aviso culture and long term strategies. Western fits geographically, has a fantastic reputation and some niche products and schemes that will contribute to the broader Group.”
The Aviso Group now combines 19 offices nationally, 191 employees, 15 principals and $210m in Gross Written Premium (GWP). It is made up of the following insurance brokers: Aviso WA Insurance Brokers (formerly IC Frith WA), Fitzpatrick & Co Insurance Brokers (VIC), Eagle Insurance Brokers (NSW), Acumen Insurance Brokers (NSW), Aviso TAS Insurance Brokers (TAS), Allsafe Insurance Brokers (QLD), Insurance Aid General Brokers (QLD), Aviso Qsure Insurance Brokers (QLD) and now Western Insurance Brokers (VIC).