'Employees are not chattel': Peter Burton defence in Gallagher staff poaching case


Burton, who was formerly executive partner at Gallagher-owned Alesco, joined Ardonagh-owned Bishopsgate as managing director in August 2017.

He is one of the defendants in a wider staff poaching case brought by Gallagher against Ardonagh.

Burton left Alesco after serving a three-year non-compete restriction that dated from the acquisition of Alesco in 2014, and expired in April 2017.

According to his defence documents, he received offers or interest from nine potential employers,

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