Gallagher News and Insights

Latest acquisition boosts Gallagher farm insurance capability

10 May 2019

With Australia’s beleaguered rural sector lobbying for increased protection in the face of drought and weather event risks, the Gallagher acquisition of specialist AgriRisk positions us to better meet the needs of agribusinesses.

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Two of our best recognised in industry awards

06 May 2019

Congratulations to our two Gallagher winners of the Insurance Business Australia industry awards announced Friday 3 May 2019, Peter Campbell and Zoe Evans.

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Gallagher Victoria's Pat Musngi state finalist in the Warren Tickle Memorial Award

03 May 2019

Congratulations to Gallagher Victoria account executive Pat Musngi, the Victoria/Tasmania state finalist for the prestigious Warren Tickle Memorial Award.

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Gallagher women’s career snapshots: Debbie Kraushofer ‒ big picture implementation

26 April 2019

Introducing Gallagher Project Manager, Operations, Debbie Kraushofer, who is currently working on implementing the company's biggest systems upgrade in Australia – and the insurance industry  to date.

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Women scoop SA civil construction awards

17 April 2019

Women dominated the honours in this year’s Civil Contractors Federation South Australia 2019 awards and, as a CCF SA diamond partner and long-time sponsor of the association (CCF), Gallagher representatives were there to applaud the winners.

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Gallagher congratulates Special Olympics Team Australia

05 April 2019

More than 7500 athletes with intellectual disabilities came together to compete in the 2019 Special Olympics World Games held in Abu Dhabi in the Arab Emirates from 14‒22 March to represent 190-plus countries in 24 sports, in an event aimed at fostering a more understanding and inclusive world.

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Gallagher appoints new Tasmanian state sales manager

04 April 2019

Gallagher is delighted to announce Tim Johns has joined our Tasmania business on 2 April as State Sales Manager.

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Gallagher scores at CFFSA Golf Day

03 April 2019

The Gallagher South Australia team scored 64 off the stick, got third place overall (due to a heavy applied handicap) and took home the prize for the longest drive at the Civil Contractors Federation of South Australia (CCFSA) Golf Day at the Grange Golf Club on Friday 15 March.

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Gallagher career snapshot: Monique Trautwein ‒ improving customer experience

29 March 2019

Introducing Senior Claims Executive Monique Trautwein who has been selected for the Gallagher Australia Rising Stars program that identifies talented employees and fast-tracks their career progress.

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Gallagher raises funds for Christchurch Muslim community

25 March 2019

New Zealanders among the team at the Gallagher Mulgrave branch were deeply saddened by the tragedy in Christchurch on Friday 15 April, when a terrorist gunman opened fire on Muslim worshippers at two mosques in the city, killing 50.

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Undeclared allergens the primary product recall trigger

20 March 2019

Food recalls are on the rise, and it’s consumers who are acting as product watchdogs and making complaints when issues arise.

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How family businesses nurture female leaders

19 March 2019

Gallagher National Head of Transport Roz Shaw spent 30 years heading up her own family-run transport operation. Here she talks about how a number of studies have shown that women in positions of authority benefit businesses, but Australia has been slow to get the message. 

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Curiosity key to career longevity

15 March 2019

As part of observing Women’s History Month our guest blogger Steve White, Head of Marketing & Communications Asia-Pacific, talks with Senior Account Executive Carmel Andricciola, a proud member of the Gallagher 30 Year Club and among the country's first female brokers.

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Gallagher career snapshots: Angela Vella ‒ building success in construction

08 March 2019

To celebrate International Women’s Day Gallagher is focusing on our female talent and their achievements. Today we introduce Gallagher Practice Leader – Construction Angela Vella.

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Two for the road

08 March 2019

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Gallagher is focusing on our female talent and their achievements. Today we introduce two women linked through their business relationship in a traditionally male-dominated industry.

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Gallagher women in focus: meet ACT Senior Account Executive Gail Murray

07 March 2019

To celebrate International Women’s Day Gallagher is focusing on our female talent and their achievements. Introducing Gallagher ACT Senior Account Executive Gail Murray.

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5 Gallagher finalists nominated for industry awards

06 March 2019

Gallagher is among the most highly represented companies in the 2019 Insurance Business Awards which recognise the achievements of outstanding brokers, brokerages, insurers, underwriters and industry leaders across a range of categories.

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Gallagher North Queensland’s Feast for Friends

05 March 2019

The theme was Italian, the critiques were in reality TV cooking show-style and everyone got to do the dishes when Gallagher North Queensland cooked up a storm for Ronald McDonald House Charities North Australia at the Townsville Hospital Feast with Friends Dinner Program.

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Victorian fires threaten Gippsland residents

05 March 2019

More than 2000 firefighters across the Gippsland area of Victoria have been battling at least 19 out of control fires, with residents put on watch and act warnings, The Melbourne Age reports.

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Gallagher earns World’s Most Ethical Company honour for 8th year running

28 February 2019

Since Gallagher first earned its place on the Ethisphere World’s Most Ethical Company list it has retained this recognition year on year, and as the only insurance broker to merit inclusion.

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