Sedgwick, a global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, in absorbing global loss adjusting, claims, management and risk solutions firm Cunningham Lindsey into its brand with immediate effect.
The team is now the largest claims management organisation in the world, with local experts being able to tap into Sedgwick’s vast global network (21 000 professionals across 65 countries).
“This is a very exciting time for Sedgwick and our clients,” said Ken Maclean, CEO of Sedgwick in South Africa. “Unifying our resources and expertise within the Sedgwick family allows us to build upon the strong reputations of both Sedgwick and Cunningham Lindsey. The integration of the two companies enables us to provide a more comprehensive range of global solutions that our clients need – delivered by the same local experts whom they know and trust.”
The acquisition will allow Sedgwick to grow even bigger internationally. “Our unified identity supports our commitment and efforts to work with clients in expanding and improving our services. This is an extremely positive development and we are proud to continue serving as a trusted partner to our clients and look forward to sharing our expanded and improved range of services,” Maclean said.