Markel makes another investment
- October 19, 2011
A subsidiary of Markel Corp. has acquired a majority interest in WI Holdings Inc., which manufactures ISO-certified containers.
WI Holdings, which has headquarters in Bethlehem, Pa., sells the containers, trailers and other gas and liquid containers to industrial gas manufacturers, independent distributors, specialty chemical companies and the U.S. government.
Markel Ventures has been making an increased number of acquisitions to diversify Markel’s portfolio.