iprism’s Management Buy-Out

In UK Cripps Pemberton Greenish, advised on the matter.

Cripps Pemberton Greenish advised iprism Underwriting Agency Limited with a team including John Kirkwood (Picture – Corporate M&A).

iprism, a managing general agent (MGA) that specialises in commercial, property, tradesman and high net worth insurance, agreed for the buy-out of the business.

iprism uses in-house technology to deliver a range of insurance products to UK brokers. It operates an innovative proprietary insurance brokerage platform, with support from a team of expert underwriters, to provide access to a range of specialist insurance products for commercial and private clients, all backed by a panel of UK-based rated insurers.

Led by managing director Ian Lloyd, the management team has acquired the business for an undisclosed consideration with the support of investment firm Triple Point.

The Cripps team, which was led by John Kirkwood (Picture) and also included Katie Haylock, Tom Newlyn, Meg Harold and Megan Pitt, advised on all legal aspects of the transaction, including banking and corporate advice. David Ellis of Azets provided corporate finance advice.

Involved fees earner: Katie Haylock – Cripps Pemberton Greenish; John Kirkwood – Cripps Pemberton Greenish; Tom Newlyn – Cripps Pemberton Greenish;

Law Firms: Cripps Pemberton Greenish;

Clients: iprism Underwriting Agency Limited;

Author: Giulia Di Palma