Andrea Davey oversees our Queensland commercial branches and is known for her positive and enthusiastic leadership as well as her strong instinct for business. Andrea talks about her career in insurance, the challenges of technology and an unforgettable trip to Las Vegas.
In spite of entering a typically sexist workplace of the times when women were supposed to know their place and stay there, Branch Director, Adelaide, Charmaine Noble’s curiosity and initiative led to her becoming one of Australia’s first female insurance associates.
The chief author and executor of the company’s biggest facility, SmartProtect Business, Gallagher Product Manager Zoe Charters has been involved with the challenges of launching this new facility, from technical drafting to operations, relationship management and strategy.
After a 30-year career in running her family’s transport business Gallagher National Head of Transport Roz Shaw made a sideways step into an equally high-level role in insurance, hitting the ground with the engine running, so to speak.
Always a high level thinker, Kirrilee Alexander joined the insurance industry after writing a wish list of what she wanted from a career. As a strategist she constantly consults with key stakeholders, maintaining an unruffled equanimity in the face of complex requirements and operations with overlapping deadlines.
As effective at juggling multiple professional relationships and requirements as a multi-armed IT goddess, Gallagher Application Development and Business Intelligence Manager Vanessa Gomes is highly popular both within the business and with external vendors.
Insolvency is a difficult and demanding area, and one that National Manager – Insolvency and Turnaround Andrea Hyslop is passionate about, bringing her considerable energy and drive to helping clients make the right decisions.
An acknowledged Gallagher rising star, Australian Capital Territory-based Zoe Evans left a public sector role to discover that insurance broking delivers the professional fulfilment she was missing.
Emigrating to Australia after a UK-based career in banking Gallagher National Operations Manager Ally Morris looked for an alternative way to use her skill set and discovered that the insurance industry delivers ample opportunity to satisfy both her restless intelligence and care for other people.
Electric and always completely in the moment, Gallagher Branch Manager – Professional Associations Christine Osborne leveraged her passion for sport and fitness to grow a specialism that led to a senior role overseeing high-performing teams.
Joanne Tutton from Gallagher's Darwin Branch has claimed one of the insurance industry’s most prestigious accolades, winning the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA) Broker of the Year Award for the SA/NT region.
In this Gallagher women in focus profile we talk to Victoria Area Director Emma Keegan, who turned her ‘dinosaur’ boss’s views on women in insurance around so completely that he became a career ‘father figure’ and one of her most influential mentors.
Roz Shaw, National Transport Leader at Gallagher, provides a personal perspective on how transport business owners and operators can get the best out of their broker, and why using a broker can mean the difference between boom or bust.
Our Women in focus series introduces some of our female leaders who describe how they came into the insurance industry and some of the factors that led them to follow ever-evolving career paths, as well as how Gallagher’s unique culture has opened doors and delivered opportunities. Meet our Manager – Business Improvement Delivery, Celia McCormack.
Gallagher’s National Head of Workplace Risk Vivienne Toll features as the cover story for the June 2018 edition of NIBA Insurance Adviser following her recent appointment to the National Insurance Brokers Association board of directors.
As part of our Gallagher women in focus series we're introducing some of our Australian business's female leaders, who all demonstrate that they have the skills and application to advance their careers in the insurance industry, and that our culture of diversity and equal opportunity means there are no limits to what they can achieve.
The stereotypical idea of an insurance professional being a middle-aged male is way past its sell-by date. Insurance is a great career choice for women and there are no limits to what can be achieved - as evidenced by Gallagher Australia's own Chief Executive Sarah Lyons.
Jackii Howe, a team leader in Gallagher’s Brisbane branch, has been announced as the latest member of NIBA’s Queensland committee.
Deborah Allan joins Gallagher’s national Energy practice from Marsh, bringing more than 20 years’ specialist experience in the energy and renewables space. Deborah talks more about what attracted her to join the Gallagher team and what the future holds for clients.
Vivienne Toll, Gallagher's Head of Workplace Risk, has been appointed as a Director of the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA) - the peak body for insurance broking in Australia.