Insurance Age

Biography - Eric Galbraith

Eric Galbraith was appointed chief executive of the British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) on 1 November 2003.

His career spans many years in the insurance market, having left school at 16 to join Macalister & Alison in the Glasgow office of Bowring, now Marsh. During his time at Bowring/Marsh, Eric worked in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Sidcup and London before moving back to Scotland to take over Marsh Glasgow.

In 1994 he was headhunted by Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) as managing director of Ro