CEO also discusses Ardonagh’s latest set of financial results, organic growth and acquisition plans.
Simon Matson has finally apologised after comments he made about exiting employees, described as racist and abusive were highlighted in court papers, but is it enough?
The Gallagher boss was revealed to have called one former employee a “fat complicated arab” after staff poaching court case papers came out.
Michael Rea reveals how the HNW specialist has fitted into the business as deal takes Gallagher’s UK retail GWP to $2.5bn.
The Insurance Age team unpick the most popular news stories of the week, including the Gallagher/Ardonagh court case.
Experts are concerned about the case's impact on the reputation of insurance. Nawaf Hasan has also requested an apology from Gallagher after "fat complicated arab" comments.
Staff poaching claims brought against Ardonagh were dismissed in Friday’s judgment but one case of solicitation was upheld.
Gallagher has agreed to pay £3.1m towards the defendants' costs.
Anders Lewis, previously of Gallagher, has been hired to launch the newly created company.
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Brent Kruger will replace Steve O'Donnell, who left the business in August.
Jill Douglas takes on business development consultant role at the broker, as it looks to expand in the specialist sport, media & entertainment sector.
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Gallagher says deal to buy RGA Group will strengthen its specialism in niche property owners insurance.
Business says Steve O'Donnell's successor will be announced in a few weeks.
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Former Ardonagh deputy CEO Janice Deakin has stepped back at the consolidator and vowed that she needs a ‘break’ from big deals having worked on the acquisition of Swinton, but added the idea of acting as a non-executive director at another firm…
Purchase will mean JLT's 250-person global aerospace team will be transferred to Gallagher.
Lockton’s Birmingham team has hired Jane Baron as head of office as Richard Barraclough, formerly of Gallagher, joins as head of corporate in Manchester.
The long-running court battle between Ardonagh and Gallagher finally wrapped up on Friday, but a written judgement may take more than three months to arrive.
Siân Barton and Aara Syed discuss the most popular stories on Insurance Age this week.
The staff poaching case continues as both sides make their case as the trial nears completion.
QCs issue closing statements defending Peter Burton and Nawaf Hasan as staff poaching case moves to conclusion.
Milton has been promoted to the role of head of UK sales and distribution and will seek to grow broker relationships.