Sedgwick finalises the purchase of Cunningham Lindsay and its subsidiaries

Sedgwick has today announced that it has completed its acquisition of loss adjuster, Cunningham Lindsay and all its subsidiaries.

The combined organization—including certain subsidiaries of Sedgwick, Vericlaim and Cunningham Lindsey, move toward operating globally under the Sedgwick brand name.

6,000 Cunningham Lindsay employees will join Sedgwick, in 65 different countries.

Dave North, Sedgwick’s president and chief executive said: “The close of this transaction brings a wealth of talent to Sedgwick, broadens our international footprint, and reinforces our position as the leading global provider of technology-enabled business solutions in the risk and benefits space.

“Now, with more than 21,000 colleagues around the world, Sedgwick can meet the complex needs of more clients and take care of more individuals in more locations than ever before.”

North will continue to lead the company’s executive council, now comprising global chief financial officer Henry Lyons, group presidents Mike Arbour and Bob Peterson, and Jane Tutoki, previously global chief executive of Cunningham Lindsey, has been appointed vice chair of Sedgwick.

Tutoki said: “Bringing together the talent, expertise and robust capabilities of our esteemed organizations under the Sedgwick banner will allow us to provide a unified, end-to-end service solution to clients around the world.

“Integrating our services and further growing our reach redefines what we can offer the global market.”