Pointer Insurance Agency

The Pointer Insurance Agency of Southaven, located on Northwest Drive near City Hall, is becoming part of the Arthur J, Gallagher & Co. global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, which is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Ill.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has announced the acquisition of Southaven-based Pointer Insurance Agency, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Pointer Insurance Agency, located at 8705 Northwest Drive in Southaven, offers a broad range of property/casualty coverages to businesses and individuals across Mississippi and Tennessee, with a focus on commercial and residential construction, restaurants, the hospitality industry, and artisan contractors.

Pointer also offers health, life, disability and long-term care coverages for individuals and families. 

Jon Pointer, Lisa Metz and their associates will continue to operate from their current location under the direction of Bumpy Triche, head of Gallagher's Mid-South region retail property/casualty brokerage operations, and Robby White, head of Gallagher's South Central region employee benefits consulting and brokerage operations.

"Pointer is a great cultural fit with Gallagher and will help build our retail brokerage presence in the Northern Mississippi and Memphis region," said J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO. "I'm excited to welcome Jon, Lisa and their associates to Gallagher."

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Ill. The company has operations in 35 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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