Milan advises PIB on entry into Italian market through acquisition of Area Brokers Industria

Italy Press release - Business February 2023

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised PIB Group Ltd (PIB) on its entry into the Italian insurance brokerage market through the acquisition of Area Brokers Industria S.p.A. (ABI) from Genesi Holding S.r.l.

PIB is a dynamic and diversified independent specialist insurance intermediary backed by private equity firms Apax Funds and The Carlyle Group. It has grown rapidly since its inception in 2015.

ABI is one of the top 20 brokerages in Italy, offering consulting services and a comprehensive range of insurance products to commercial and retail clients. 

The Norton Rose Fulbright team advising on this transaction was co-led by Milan-based partner Salvatore Iannitti, head of the corporate practice in Italy with focus on Insurance and Financial Institutions, and by partner Claudio Di Falco, assisted by counsel Pietro Altomani, associates Benedetta Orsini and Martina Nobile and trainee Alessandro Bello. 

For further information please contact:

Felicia Kohn, Senior Business Development Manager

Tel: +39 02 8635 941  

Cristiana Santilli, Business Development Executive

Tel: +39 02 8635 941