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ADVISENNames Jack Davis managing principal overseeing enterprise sales efforts. Appoints Ed Berlin v.p. of integration. www.advisen.com

AONBuys 50% of Cayman National Insurance Brokers, a subsidiary of Cayman National Bank, the largest retail and financial bank domiciled in the Caymans. www.aon.com

ARTHUR J. GALLAGHERAcquires Adams & Assocs. Intl. of Columbia, S.C. Adams is a retail brokerage specializing in missionary and non-profit organizations with foreign travel needs. Also acquires William H. Connolly & Co. of Montclair, N.J., specializing in programs for healthcare providers, metalworkers, universities, non-profit organizations and law firms. Gallagher Captive Services acquiring Fair Winds Captive Management in the Cayman Islands. AJG consolidating its captive management operations worldwide under a new brand. www.ajg.com

ASSUREX GLOBALNames Carrion, Laffitte & Casellas, a leading brokerage in Puerto Rico, as an Assurex partner firm. www.assurexglobal.com

BOLLINGERUndertakes corporate restructuring in support of high growth strategy. Personal lines operations in various New Jersey and New York locations to be consolidated under new Personal Lines Division headed by Rhonda Linnett Graber. Michael Smerkanich is new exec. v.p. of personal lines department in Short Hills, N.J., replacing Graber. Other consolidations of personal lines operations are slated for the first quarter of 2007. Bollinger acquires Mather & Co. of Philadelphia, Bollinger’s first office in Pennsylvania. www.bollingerinsurance.com

BROWN & BROWNInsurance regulators in Virginia, Arizona and Washington end investigations of Brown’s offices in their states with no action taken.>> Brown & Brown acquires Dallas-based agencies ProTexn and Best Practices Insurance Agency. www.bbinsurance.com

COLLINSPeter Griffin is named director of crop modeling operations for Collins, the largest brokerage for crop reinsurance in the world. www.collins.com

GUY CARPENTERNames Nick Gralton to head U.S. wholesale casualty operation. Gralton will be based in London. Guy Carpenter announces, with British insurer Amlin, the London market’s first fully paperless claims settlement through their Electronic Claims File. www.guycarp.com

HKMB INTL. INSURANCE BROKERSAgrees to purchase Toronto and Vancouver operations of Morris & Mackenzie. www.hkmb.com

HUB INTL.John Graham appointed v.p. and CFO, replacing Dennis Pauls, who is now president and CEO of Hub Ontario. www.hubintl.com

INTEGROBrian Cameron named principal and executive broker in Toronto office’s client service area. www.integrogroup.com

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