AJG acquires Foundation Strategies


Arthur J. Gallagher has acquired Texas-based employee benefits broker Foundation Strategies.

Founded in 1996, Foundation Strategies is an employee benefits broker and consultant that offers group employee benefit products and consulting services for their primarily mid-to-large clients in the south central United States.

Shelly Coonrod, president, Charles Coonrod, principal, and their colleagues will continue to operate in their current location under the direction of John Neumaier, leader of Gallagher's south central employee benefits consulting and brokerage operations.

"For nearly 20 years, FSI's team of experts have been providing effective benefit strategies that support and service the overall benefit goals of their clients," said J. Patrick Gallagher, chairman, president and chief executive officer. "Their client-focused sales culture, extensive expertise and Houston-area presence will be a terrific complement to our employee benefits south central operations. We are pleased to welcome Shelly, Chic and their associates to our growing Gallagher family of professionals."

Arthur J. Gallagher, AJG, Foundation Strategies, North America

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