Gallagher News and Insights

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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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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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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Gallagher Brisbane helps building start on Jimmy’s Village School

17 May 2018

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.

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Gallagher up and comer selected for elite program

15 May 2018

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™.

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Gallagher’s staying power a formula for fast changing times

11 May 2018

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.

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2018–19 Federal Budget – keynote: caution

10 May 2018

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.

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Gallagher brokers score a hat-trick at insurance awards

07 May 2018

Gallagher brokers enjoyed a successful night at the inaugural Insurance Business Awards on 4 May, claiming top honours in three categories.

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Gallagher's Gauci up for top broking award

03 May 2018

Travis Gauci from Gallagher's Products & Partnerships team is a finalist in the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA) Young Broker of the Year Award for the VIC/TAS region.

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Gallagher Darwin April staff milestones

02 May 2018

They’re a tight team at the Gallagher Darwin office but it’s still one big coincidence that four staff members celebrated work anniversary milestones in April.

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Combustible ACP cladding recourse ‒ for some

26 April 2018

The NSW State Government’s announcement on Sunday 22 April of intended changes to home building laws will give owners recourse against the use of combustible cladding on apartments in multistorey apartment buildings.

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Gallagher sponsors Recruitment Yarns series

23 April 2018

Gallagher has signed up to sponsor the 2018 Recruitment Yarns series of educational events, which will engage with hundreds of recruitment professionals across Australia.

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Association insurance made easy: free downloadable guide

27 March 2018

Association insurance experts Gallagher have released a handy new guide aimed at making insurance simpler for association managers.

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