Crystal & Company's Jonathan Gilbert Named Business Insurance "40 Under 40"

NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crystal & Company, a leading strategic risk and insurance advisor, is proud to announce that Jonathan Gilbert has been named a recipient of this year's Business Insurance "40 Under 40" Awards. He's one of 10 awardees in the Northeast region of the U.S. to receive this honor.

Jonathan Gilbert, Senior Managing Director, joined the firm in 2012 and has led Crystal & Company's Mergers & Acquisition team since 2014. The M&A team provides due diligence services, risk transfer solutions against breaches of representations & warranties, and creates insurance procurement platforms for individual private equity firms. Jon, who has worked with private equity firms of all sizes, has been involved with more than 1,000 transactions in various industry sectors including infrastructure, financial services, energy, manufacturing, retail, and healthcare.

"This award is a well-deserved recognition for Jon. He understands the urgent intricacies in M&A transactions and works tirelessly to deliver innovative and comprehensive solutions for his clients," said Sandy Crystal, Executive Vice President at Crystal & Company.

The Business Insurance "40 Under 40" Awards celebrate outstanding insurance brokers for their career accomplishments, leadership skills, and market expertise. Jonathan Gilbert will be presented with his award on October 15, 2015 in New York City.

About Crystal & Company

Crystal & Company is a leading strategic risk and insurance advisor, addressing clients' risk management, insurance brokerage, and employee benefits consulting needs. The firm is comprised of more than 400 professionals, distinguished by their technical expertise and industry-specific knowledge, driven by their passion for client service. A national firm, placing over $1 billion in premiums annually in the global insurance marketplace, Crystal & Company is headquartered in New York with 10 regional offices throughout the country. Established in 1933, the company has sustained its independence through 80 years and three generations of Crystal family ownership and management.

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