05 February 2018
Reporter: Jenna Lomax

Alera Group acquires Spring Consulting Group

Alera Group, a risk management and wealth management firm, has acquired Spring Consulting Group, a risk management consultancy.

Spring Consulting is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Alera’s acquisition will be effective from 1 February 2018.

Founded in 2004, Spring Consulting provides overall financing and funding solutions for benefit programs, including the use of captive insurance vehicles.

It also provides employee benefit consulting, brokerage and actuarial services to employers.

Spring Consulting is the first acquisition for Alera Group in the Boston market.

Aisling Partners Insurance Brokerage, Davidson Benefits Planning and HR Benefit Advisors were also acquired by Alera Group on 1 February 2018, bringing their total number of acquisitions since launching in January 2017 to 20.

Karin Landry, co-founder and managing partner of Spring Consulting, said: “I’m incredibly proud of the work our team has done to help Spring Consulting develop into the innovator we are today. We’re looking forward to our next chapter as part of Alera Group and to continuing to provide clients with the high-quality services they have come to know and expect from us.”

Alan Levitz, CEO of Alera Group, commented: “We look forward to sharing the consulting and captive management expertise of Karin Landry and her team across our entire platform. Adding the Spring Consulting location to Alera Group is a great way for us to enter Boston and further strengthens our presence in the northeast.”

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