Alliant Acquires Zande Group

Alliant continues to strengthen its presence in the Midwest region with its acquisition of Zande Group. The Des Plaines, IL-based property and casualty insurance leader joins Alliant with a proven track record of success delivering customized risk and insurance solutions to businesses and individuals throughout the region.

Source: Alliant | Published on October 2, 2018

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“Zande Group has a strong reputation throughout Northern Illinois as an insurance partner that understands the unique dynamics that drive the local economy,” said John Harney, Executive Vice President and Managing Director with Alliant. “The Zande team will play an integral role in Alliant’s continuing commitment to providing clients throughout the Midwest with the highest standard of risk management and insurance expertise.”

Zande Group delivers premium, tailored commercial and personal insurance solutions to clients both in Illinois and throughout the United States. The firm has relationships with some of the world’s most established carriers and provides a broad array of products and solutions, including risk management, workers’ compensation, fiduciary liability, directors and officers liability (D&O), inland marine, and cyber insurance.

“Joining forces with a national power like Alliant will add significant resources to our arsenal that will enable us to provide an even higher level of service and sophistication to our client base,” said Zande Group Founder Richard Zande. “This means greater reach and more options unified by our team’s unparalleled regional knowledge and personal service.”

Zande Group will maintain its current leadership and will continue to service its diverse portfolio of clients. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

About Alliant Insurance Services

Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to clients nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare, energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups. More information is available on the company’s website at