AIG Europe received this year’s M&A Insurance Firm Award at the first annual CEE Mergers and Acquisition Awards, held in Warsaw, Poland. This Award recognized AIG’s strong performance in the Central and Eastern European (CEE) region throughout 2016 and honored our organization for contributing to the completion of important business deals that can create consistent results for clients.

The CEE Mergers and Acquisition (M&A) Awards recognize the dedication, outstanding results, and high-quality client service of M&A industry leaders. Highlighting the hard work and achievements of companies throughout the region, the Awards honor M&A firms that help contribute to the performance of CEE businesses and industries. The award winners are selected by their clients and industry peers.

Mark Storrie, Emerging Markets M&A Manager, commented, “In 2016, AIG [attained] its position as the market leader in the region by underwriting a record number of CEE transactions….These included contracts across a diverse range of sectors such as real estate, manufacturing, healthcare, consumer goods, oil, and gas [across] a number of jurisdictions including Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia and Turkey....”

Peter Dzurianik, Emerging Markets M&A Underwriter, also noted, “I was delighted to collect this award. It is a tribute to the innovative solutions we create for our clients, having regard to local issues, as well as global trends.”