9 February 2023

Aston Lark announces acquisition of Allegiance Insure

By Aston Lark

Aston Lark, a Howden company, today announces it has agreed terms to acquire Allegiance Insure Ltd.

Based in the City of London, Allegiance Insure was established by Charles Wintour in 2015. The company was founded on the premise that its allegiance was first and foremost to its clients. The company specialises in financial lines insurance and has also developed specialist fraud insurance for short term lenders. Offering a highly personal service, Charles Wintour and his team have established close working relationships with their loyal clients, most of whom they have served for many years.

Peter Blanc, Aston Lark Group CEO, commented: “I’m delighted that Charles and his team have decided to join forces with Aston Lark. The expertise of the Allegiance team will strengthen our capabilities in the London market, and we are also excited by the opportunity to grow their scheme which offers fraud protection to lenders. It’s an innovative product with huge potential.

“As ever, cultural fit was the prime driver and I know that Charles and his team will find Aston Lark and Howden to be a great forever home.”

Charles Wintour, Managing Director of Allegiance Insure, added: “Our clients and staff are our primary consideration. Aston Lark have a first-rate reputation for client service and share our values. I am delighted we have been able to partner with Aston Lark and the Howden Group to allow us to broaden our client offering and provide our staff with further career development opportunities.”