09 02 2022Business impact

Leading pet insurer acquired by Swedish firm

RDJ advised Cork headquartered Capstone Financial Services on its acquisition by Swedish firm Agria Djurförsäkring.

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Founded in 2008, Capstone operates the Petinsure.ie brand which offers insurance for dogs and cats in Ireland and the Netherlands. In the Netherlands, Capstone operates with the brand Zoopo, offering pet insurance and a pet management tool.

The recent acquisition gives Agria an immediate footprint in the Irish pet insurance market which they plan to expand. Agria is now active in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, UK, France, Germany, Ireland and the Netherlands

The RDJ transaction team included Diarmaid Gavin, Aidan Burke (Corporate and Commercial), John Cuddigan, Mark Ludlow (Tax), Brian Hunt (Regulatory) and Claire Macken (Employment).

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