NEW YORK – May 30, 2017 – NFP, a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides employee benefits, property & casualty (P&C), retirement and individual private client solutions, announced today it has acquired Bigbie, Hensley & Janway Insurance Agency, Incorporated (BHJ). The transaction closed on May 1, 2017.
Based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, BHJ provides benefits solutions with an emphasis on small group employers and the individual health care market. Andy Bigbie and Matt Hensley, principals of the firm, will join as directors of NFP and report to Kelly Hudelson, managing director of NFP’s South Central region.
"We’re thrilled to welcome Andy and Matt – two entrepreneurial and motivated professionals – to the NFP family," said Hudelson. "This acquisition brings a strong and caring leadership team, key relationships in the Oklahoma City community, and deep expertise in servicing the benefits needs of small group employers and the individual health care market. We look forward to leveraging these capabilities to further expand NFP’s benefits footprint in the South Central market."
Bigbie commented, "We look forward to merging our deep-rooted expertise on small group employers with NFP’s breadth of offerings in the benefits space to forge stronger relationships throughout the South Central region."
At NFP Corp., our solutions and expertise are matched only by our personal commitment to each client’s goals. We’re a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides employee benefits, property & casualty, retirement and individual private client solutions through our licensed subsidiaries and affiliates.
NFP has more than 3,400 employees and global capabilities. Our expansive reach gives us access to highly rated insurers, vendors and financial institutions in the industry, while our locally based employees tailor each solution to meet our clients’ needs. We’ve become one of the largest insurance brokerage, consulting and wealth management firms by building enduring relationships with our clients and helping them realize their goals.
Recently NFP was ranked the 2nd fastest-growing US large-group employee benefits brokers by Employee Benefit Adviser. In addition, Business Insurance ranked us as the 5th largest global benefits broker by revenue, the 4th largest U.S.-based privately owned broker and the 11th largest broker of US business. PlanSponsor ranked us the 5th largest executive benefits provider of nonqualified deferred compensation by number of plans, and we were ranked 11th in personal lines P&C revenue by Insurance Journal.
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