a.s.r. acquires SuperGarant
a.s.r. acquires SuperGarant Verzekeringen and SuperGarant Zorg. a.s.r. agreed on the acquisition with Guus Mineur, the director and owner of SuperGarant. With this acquisition, a.s.r. strengthens its position as market leader in the income protection insurance market.
In its 30 years of operating as an intermediary and underwriting agent, SuperGarant has developed into an insurance specialist with a focus on P&C and income protection insurance for the retail market and a provider of related absenteeism and occupational health and safety services. SuperGarant works in close collaboration with SME sector associations and has a direct line of contact with franchise and purchasing organisations.
Michel Verwoest, member of the a.s.r. Executive Board: ‘With the acquisition of SuperGarant, a.s.r. strengthens its position as market leader in the income protection insurance market. The acquisition will allow us to harness SuperGarant’s broad-based knowledge of the retail sector and leverage the extensive network it has built over the past years. SuperGarant is an excellent addition to our portfolio, which perfectly illustrates our reputation as an income protection insurer.’
Guus Mineur, director and owner of SuperGarant: ‘We are delighted that a partner such as a.s.r. is embracing our concepts and services, so that we can continue to stand for our motto “building a healthy sector together” to support the retailers that form our customer base.’
All 33 employees will stay on the payroll of SuperGarant Verzekeringen and SuperGarant Zorg. The business will continue to be based in Leidschendam, from which it will operate independently. No details are being disclosed about the acquisition price.