Rauma Survey Oy has been acquired by Wesmans

Finnish based Rauma Survey Oy, an independent Average- and Survey Agency, with focus on the Marine Insurance Industry and Wesmans, signed a share purchase agreement on the 25th of January 2018, making Wesmans the majority owner of Rauma Survey Oy.

The closing of the deal took place at Wesmans Gothenburg office, where Rauma Survey was represented by its owner Jussi Javanainen and Wesmans was represented by Karl-Erik Presterud and Bo Thörnqvist. Present were also of Heikki Vaara of Rauma Survey as well as local members of Wesmans staff.

The acquisition of Rauma Survey is part of Wesmans strategy and ambition to be the Nordic Partner of Choice within the Marine Insurance Industry, providing best-in-class Survey and Claims Management. An ambition greatly shared by the Management of Rauma Survey.

Rauma Survey has offices in Rauma and Helsinki and employs both Claims Adjusters and Surveyors, covering all of Finland. The intention is now to fully integrate Rauma Survey to Wesmans and to grow both local and international business, by employing the very best within the Finnish Marine Insurance industry. As a first and vital step, part of the integration process, we are pleased to announce that Heikki Vaara will take on the role as Commercial Claims Director in the Nordics, in addition to heading the local operation in Finland from our Helsinki office.

For further information please feel free to contact us.

Karl Erik Presterud