Jimmy’s Village School principal, teacher and fundraiser Jimmy Chan was thrilled when he got a phone call to let him know he would be receiving $2,411 from Gallagher Brisbane. The donation has enabled him to start putting up the walls of the English language school he is building in Siam Reap, Cambodia.
Victorian account manager Christopher Lethborg will be representing Gallagher in the 2018 Allianz Young Eagle Program. The intensive workshop held 30 to 31 May pits some of the most promising industry talents against each other in a competitive insurance game scenario, trademarked as Hazard™.
Did you know that the average lifespan of a Standard and Poor’s 500 company is now less than 20 years? It has fallen from 55 years in the 1950s, according to a report by Credit Suisse, and makes Gallagher’s 90th year anniversary in 2018 outstanding by any measure.
In the 2018–19 Federal Budget Liberal Party Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered some good news for small to medium-sized enterprises, not such good news for start-ups and innovators, bad news for shonky operators and projected cause for cautious optimism for the business sector after the next election.
Gallagher brokers enjoyed a successful night at the inaugural Insurance Business Awards on 4 May, claiming top honours in three categories.
A team of six Gallagher volunteers from Sydney and Parramatta spent a day with Guide Dogs NSW/ACT helping out at the training facility at Glossodia and meeting the adorable puppies, while celebrating our ethical company’s caring culture and values.
Over three days in March, staff from the Ballarat branch volunteered at Eureka Mums, a charity that recycles and re-homes nursery equipment such as prams, cots, high chairs, bottles, car restraints, toys, clothes and linen. This entails sorting, cleaning, fixing, checking quality and safety, and then assembling a package for a family in need that has been identified by local welfare agencies...
Association insurance experts Gallagher have released a handy new guide aimed at making insurance simpler for association managers.
When a fire broke out at Blue Hills Residences retirement home in Cranbourne in Melbourne, Gallagher Senior Account Executive Robyn Spiteri was able to provide on-the-ground support and guidance to the facility manager.
Seven Gallagher brokers are up for top honours in the forthcoming Insurance Business Awards – while Gallagher will also go head-to-head with Aon and JLT for the International Brokerage of the Year title.
Congratulations to all the participants who completed the Sydney Coastrek 2018 team trekking challenge on 16 March, raising $4,000+ for The Fred Hollows Foundation!
In 2017, the NSW Government deferred the introduction of the Fire and Emergency Services Levy (FESL). The reform would have removed the insurance based Emergency Services Levy (ESL) and introduced a property based FESL payable by land rates in July 2017. Funding will now continue to be sourced from a levy on insurance premiums, through the Emergency Services Levy. These changes have left...
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.