The Proliferation of Transactional Risk Insurance in 2017: What You Need to Know

Broadcast Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
Jonathan Gilbert
Alex Litt
Wayne Datz


About Crystal & Company

Crystal & Company is a leading strategic risk and insurance advisor, addressing clients’ risk management, insurance brokerage, and employee benefits consulting needs. The firm is comprised of more than 400 professionals, each distinguished by their technical expertise and industry-specific knowledge, and driven by their passion for client service. Crystal & Company is headquartered in New York with 10 regional offices throughout the country, placing over $1 billion in premiums annually in the global insurance marketplace. Established in 1933, the company has sustained its independence through 83 years and three generations of Crystal family ownership and management.

Crystal & Company is a member of Brokerslink, a global alliance of leading independent insurance brokerages spanning more than 80 countries and 300 cities across the world.


About Swander Pace Capital

Swander Pace Capital is dedicated to investing in middle-market consumer products companies. Since our inception in 1996, our partnerships have invested in more than 40 companies with aggregate revenues exceeding $2 billion. We manage over $1 billion of private equity capital and are currently investing out of a $350 million fund formed in 2012. Exclusively focused on the consumer products sector, the Swander Pace Capital team has in-depth knowledge and understanding of the various industries in the consumer products sector and key value drivers unique to each market segment. Our unique, proprietary investment strategy leverages information, experience and management to drive value creation on a sustained basis across our entire portfolio.


About Allied World Insurance Company

Allied World, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions. Allied World offers superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied World's rated insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A by A.M. Best Company, A by Standard & Poor's, and A2 by Moody's, and our Lloyd's Syndicate 2232 is rated A+ by Standard & Poor's and AA- by Fitch.

Allied World’s Mergers & Acquisitions team has highly experienced professionals who are knowledgeable on both the financial and legal ramifications of such transactions. As specialists in the mergers and acquisitions insurance field, we work with clients to recommend risk mitigation solutions, before disagreements impair or derail the process.