NATICK – Eastern Insurance Group LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Eastern Bank, announced this week it has acquired the assets of the Campbell, Flaherty & Ring Insurance Agency, Inc., a family-owned insurance agency based in Massachusetts.
The transaction is effective December 1, 2020 and marks the 32nd acquisition of an independent insurance agency for Eastern Insurance since 2002.
For over sixty years, Campbell, Flaherty & Ring has assisted residents in the greater Boston area with providing exceptional customer service for their home and automobile insurance. “Our team is looking forward to building on the great relationships that Campbell Insurance has made with their customers around their personal lines of insurance and to continuing to provide the highest quality customer service experience,” said John Koegel, President and CEO of Eastern Insurance Group LLC.
David Campbell, owner of Campbell, Flaherty & Ring Insurance Agency, Inc., also announced his retirement from a decades-long career in the insurance industry. He added, “Eastern Insurance is as passionate about excellence in customer service and commitment to the community as I am, and I am confident customers will benefit from the additional insurance choices and services being made available to them.”
Eastern Insurance Group LLC, headquartered in Natick, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eastern Bank. Licensed to do business in every state, Eastern Insurance serves more than 75,000 individuals and businesses and provides a full range of personal and commercial insurance products, as well as employee benefits services. Representing more than 50 national and regional insurance carriers, Eastern Insurance is recognized as one of the largest insurance agencies headquartered in Massachusetts and the 30th largest property and casualty agency in the United States.
Founded in 1818, Boston-based Eastern Bank has more than 110 locations serving communities in eastern Massachusetts, southern and coastal New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. As of September 30, 2020, Eastern Bank had approximately $15.5 billion in total assets. Eastern provides banking, investment and insurance products and services for consumers and businesses of all sizes, including through its Eastern Wealth Management division and its Eastern Insurance Group subsidiary. Eastern takes pride in its outspoken advocacy and community support that has exceeded $140 million in charitable giving since 1999.