02 March 2020

Congratulations to our Insurance Business Awards finalists

Gallagher is proud and honoured that six of our business talents have been announced as finalists in the Insurance Business Australia Awards 2020. They were selected from thousands of nominations and will go up against the best of our broking colleagues at a national level.

The awards acknowledge the achievements of the star performers across 30 categories including brokers, brokerages, AR networks, insurers and underwriting agencies, with Gallagher represented in both the Broker of the Year – International and Young Gun of the Year – International categories. 


Broker of the Year – International

ryan-mansomRyan Mansom, State Manager, Western Australia

Ryan is an energy sector specialist with clients with offices in New Zealand, Malaysia, Brazil, Peru, the Philippines and China who believes it is always the customer experience that counts with clients.


stephen-elmsStephen Elms, Head of Food Production

Heading up a newly created division, Steve brings 30+ years food production industry experience to the team. “I’m always energised by the job,” he says.



Young Gun of the Year – International

laith-parissiLaith Parissi, Account Executive, Melbourne

Proactive and prepared to go the extra distance to understand his clients’ business, Laith consistently exceeds his goals.

brandon-mather-1Brandon Mather, Account Executive, Melbourne

With a six year record of continuous year on year client portfolio growth, Brandon is one of Gallagher’s top brokers.



caleb-richardsCaleb Richards, Branch Manager, Wagga Wagga

Caleb heads up one Gallagher’s top performing branches over the past three years, as well as managing his own high-performing portfolio. 



Tim-HardyTim Hardy, Account Executive, Canberra

Tim is a key team member leverages client communications to ensure they are fully informed and his advice is appropriate.



Winners announcement

The finalists’ entries for each category will be assessed by a panel of industry judges who will determine the awards winners. The results will be announced at the awards ceremony to be held at The Star, Sydney on Friday 1 May 2020.

 Gallagher wishes all our contestants the very best in this competition and congratulates our finalists on their selection.