Artex acquires Chandler Insurance Management, expanding its platform in Cayman Islands

Oct 31, 2017


31 October, 2017


Artex acquires Chandler Insurance Management, expanding its platform in Cayman Islands

Artex Risk Solutions today announces the acquisition of Chandler Insurance Management. Chandler brings to Artex more than 20 years of captive insurance management experience in the Cayman Islands.

“Chandler has earned a strong reputation in the Cayman insurance marketplace as a captive manager, with solid client relationships across a variety of industries covering multiple business lines. We are pleased to welcome Steven Butler and Beverly Hodkin to our existing Artex captive and insurance management team in Grand Cayman,” said Nick Heys, CEO of Artex’s International operations.

David McManus, President and CEO of Artex Risk Solutions, added: “Steve brings us a wealth of experience and is highly regarded by his peers. He’s also well-recognized, having served in a variety of leadership roles with the Cayman Insurance Managers Association over the past two decades, including as Chairman. Steve, Beverly and their associates will be wonderful additions to our growing Artex family.” 


Artex Risk Solutions

Artex provides a full range of alternative risk management solutions, customized for our clients’ individual challenges and opportunities. Powered by independent thought and an innovative approach, we empower our clients and partners to make educated risk management decisions with confidence. Licensed in 31 jurisdictions throughout the globe, we are critically resourced to supply any alternative risk need. Artex is a solutions company and we invite you to learn more about our breadth of services and depth of talent at

Artex is a wholly owned, autonomous subsidiary of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) — one of the world’s largest insurance brokerage and risk management services firms. Gallagher is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois, has operations in 34 countries and offers client service capabilities in more than 150 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.

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Christine Mikel
Vice President, Marketing & Promotion – Artex Risk Solutions

Nick Heys 
CEO – Artex Risk Solutions International 
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