Gallagher News and Insights

Gallagher's bravest take the FightMND Ice Bucket Challenge

26 June 2018

Adele May made a reckless promise to her colleagues in Gallagher's national insolvency team: if they raised more than $500 for FightMND she would dress up as a penguin and have a bucket of icy water poured over her for the foundation’s Ice Bucket Challenge. By the date of the challenge the team had raised $550.

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Case study: Gallagher broker advice ensures family business survives fire

22 June 2018

“John, you saved my family.” That’s what the owner of a burned-out Melbourne pasta factory told his Gallagher insurance broker, John Pegios, after the fire. Before taking John’s advice on insurance cover for his business, Diseb Food Group owner Tony Di Sebastiano had sourced his own insurance online.

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Vivienne Toll on front cover of insurance industry magazine

18 June 2018

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.

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Gallagher partners with the Victorian Regional Community Leadership Program

18 June 2018

Gallagher has partnered with the Victorian Regional Community Leadership Program (VRCLP) to offer risk management advice and insurance solutions to its members and alumni.

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Gallagher women in focus: meet our Queensland Area Director Andrea Davey

15 June 2018

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.

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Gallagher-sponsored award celebrates ethical business

15 June 2018

Gallagher is pleased to announce that Job Centre Australia has been named as the winner of the 2018 Golden Crow Award for excellence in business ethics, presented by the Wagga Wagga Business Chamber.

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Gallagher broker part of inaugural award win

13 June 2018

Stephanie Fox, a Gallagher Account Executive based in Brisbane, has been revealed as part of the first ever Queensland team to win the Allianz Young Eagles Program.

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Gallagher's women in focus: new blog series starts here

11 June 2018

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.

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Gallagher announces Roz Shaw as National Head of Transport

08 June 2018

Gallagher has announced the appointment of Roz Shaw as National Head of Transport, who will take up her role in early July.

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Why EOFY is the perfect time to review your business insurance

07 June 2018

The end of financial year is an ideal time for businesses to plan for the year ahead – and that includes revisiting your insurance needs.

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Gallagher broker tops charts for treadmill fundraising

06 June 2018

Not content with taking part in a 24-hour treadmill challenge to aid Suicide Prevention Australia, Gallagher’s own Tim Hardy has topped the charts for his individual fundraising efforts.

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Gallagher releases latest print magazine for association managers

05 June 2018

The latest issue of Association Professional magazine, published by association insurance experts Gallagher, is out now and is available as a free digital download.

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Insurtech an enabler, not a disruptor

05 June 2018

A new report compiled by Insurtech Australia and EY has found that innovative firms see insurtech as an enabler rather than a disruptor for the incumbent insurance industry.

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Gallagher exec earns NIBA committee position

30 May 2018

Jackii Howe, a team leader in Gallagher’s Brisbane branch, has been announced as the latest member of NIBA’s Queensland committee.

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Gallagher supports RSPCA Million Paws Walk against animal cruelty

28 May 2018

Every dog had his or her day when the the RSPCA Million Paws Walk invited participants from all over Australia to participate in a fundraiser against animal cruelty on Sunday 20 May, and Gallagher got involved in Queensland and Sydney.

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Two Gallagher talents in regional NIBA industry awards

25 May 2018

The National Insurance Brokers Association has announced regional finalists for its prestigious Broker of the Year and Young Professional Broker of the Year 2018 awards – and Gallagher is represented in both categories.

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Gallagher broker to complete 24-hour treadmill trial for suicide prevention

24 May 2018

A quick trip to the gym at lunch time may be beyond the pale for many of us but one Gallagher broker is taking his health – both mental and physical – to another level.

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Gallagher’s 2018 corporate social responsibility report a blueprint for better business

23 May 2018

Gallagher has released a global 2018 ‘Blueprint for Better’ Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report outlining the ways in which the company gives back to communities around the world and the formalised principles that underpin this. 

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Second Gallagher participant selected for national program

22 May 2018

Queensland account executive Stephanie Fox joins Victorian account manager Christopher Lethborg in representing Gallagher in the 2018 Allianz Young Eagles Program.

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Queensland combustible cladding taskforce results

21 May 2018

The results of the year-long Queensland combustible cladding taskforce investigation published 17 May 2018 identify 70 state government buildings that need rectification work, while 880 other buildings require further investigation, according to The Guardian Australia. As many as 12,000 additional, privately owned buildings, including about 1,200 residential multistorey blocks, also need...

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