Warranty & Indemnity Insurance

Aon M&A Solutions advises on and structures bespoke Warranty & Indemnity insurance solutions (otherwise known as Representations and Warranties Insurance or Warranty Insurance).

W&I Insurance facilitates the successful completion of transactions by effectively removing from the negotiating table the contentious issue of allocation of risk for post-completion warranty and indemnity claims.

Benefits of Warranty & Indemnity Insurance:

  • De-risks transactions by transferring deal risk to the insurance markets.
  • Enables a clean exit and expedited returns to investors.
  • Allows distressed or dissolving sellers to sell a business.
  • Enables a bidder to distinguish its bid in a competitive auction scenario.
  • Protects passive sellers exiting from an investment.

W&I Insurance Services

Aon's specialist M&A insurance advisers:

  • Structure bespoke transaction liability insurance solutions to capture the benefits detailed above.
  • Evaluate liabilities, indemnification obligations and other issues associated with acquisitions and divestitures to address potential liabilities.
  • Access the global insurance markets to ensure the most competitive pricing and terms.
  • Negotiate bespoke policy wording uniquely tailored to your transaction and coverage needs.
  • Provide post completion claims support.
  • Review sale and purchase, along with other contractual agreements and advise on related insurance and liability issues and associated indemnification provisions.


Aon Warranty & Indemnity Insurance Experts

Sam Thomas
Head of M&A and Transaction Solutions


Anita Vivekananda
Client Director


Related Information

M&A and Transaction Solutions Information Sheet

Securing Investments and Enhancing Returns to Turn Risk into Opportunity


Warranty and Indemnity Insurance Flyer

M&A and Transaction Solutions for the Healthcare Sector

M&A and Transaction Solutions for the Renewable Energy Sector

M&A Risk Solutions for Real Estate