Abry Partners and Hoplon Capital Complete Acquisition of Concentrix

The company has been re-branded as illumifin and former DXC executive Phil Ratcliff has been named CEO.

(Image source: Illumifin website.) 

Abry Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, and Hoplon Capital (Greenwich, Conn.), an asset manager focused on digital disruption of end markets including insurance, have announced the completion of their acquisition of Concentrix Corporation’s (Fremont, Calif.) insurance third-party administration and software platform. Concentrix has rebranded as illumifin, to be led by Phil Ratcliff, former head of insurance at DXC (Tysons, Va.).

Phil Ratcliff, CEO, Illumifin.

“We are very excited to reach today’s milestone and are thrilled to welcome the talented insurance and software professionals of CIS to illumifin,” comments CEO Ratcliff. “We see tremendous opportunities in the insurance market and believe that illumifin’s insight, capability and guidance will help to deliver a brighter future for our customers.”

“This investment falls directly within our strategy of partnering with high caliber management teams in the insurance services sector and we are thrilled to announce the formation of illumifin, an independent company,” comments Brent Stone, Partner, Abry Partners

Help to Achieve Full Potential 

Speaking for Hoplon, Robert Arsov, Partner, says, “This exciting new partnership with Abry and illumifin’s management team begins a new chapter for the company as an independent organization with the technology and leadership to help it achieve its full potential.  We share in the vision for the business to utilize digital technologies to accelerate and improve the overall service offerings and benefits to the insurance industry.”

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at AnthODonnell@IIReporter.com or (503) 936-2803.

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