AON Switzerland acquires insurance broker UNIDELTA AG

AON Switzerland, a division of global insurance and reinsurance broker AON, has acquired 100% interest in UNIDELTA AG, an insurance broker based in Rapperswil, St. Gallen, Switzerland.

Following the acquisition, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and founder of UNIDELTA AG, Peter MERKLI, will remain as Managing Director, and will also form part of the management team of AON Risk Solutions Switzerland. Rolf KINDHAUSER, Broking Director at Unidelta AG and all eight other colleagues will move across to AON.

UNIDELTA AG was founded in 2004 and is an all-line insurance brokerage, but with a strong focus on personal injury management.

Felix JENNY, CEO of AON Risk Solutions Switzerland commented: "With the acquisition of UNIDELTA AG, we are broadening our range of services to include professional management of personal injury, and at the same time expanding our geographical presence by adding Rapperswil. Strengthening our team in Switzerland as well as our geographic footprint will help us empower results and drive value on behalf of our clients."

Peter MERKLI added: "As founder and CEO of UNIDELTA AG, I am delighted to be teaming up with a leading global firm such as AON. Our clients will not only continue to benefit from the excellent service they are accustomed to, but we can now also offer them a wider variety of specialist solutions, as well as the global reach offered by AON's network worldwide."

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