Gallagher has continued its investment in specialty expertise with the appointment of Julie Scott FCII into its expanding construction division. Julie, who joins with immediate effect, will have a specific focus on business development in the UK construction market.
Bringing more than three decades’ experience in the wider construction industry, Julie has held roles in handling, production, placement, servicing and claims, giving her a genuine understanding of client needs. Julie spent 26 years at JLT before leaving as a partner in 2016.
John Thompson, Managing Director of the Construction division, said: “The UK construction industry remains an important part of our growth plans and Julie’s strong relationships within the contractor, infrastructure fund, owner and developer industry segments make her a key recruitment. The UK team now has the capacity, talent and deep knowledge to meet the ever changing needs of our clients and prospective clients in these segments.”
Julie Scott said: “It’s great to join the Gallagher group at such an exciting time. The deciding factors for me were the people, the entrepreneurial culture and the opportunity to make a difference for clients. I look forward to working with the team to deliver on the strategic plans.”
For further press information, please contact:
Lynn Rouse, External Communications, Gallagher
+44 (0) 20 3425 3416
Chanice Smith, Haggie Partners
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Notes to Editors:
Gallagher is the brand name of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) — the global insurance broker, risk management services and consulting firm headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.
In the UK, Gallagher has more than 4,500 employees specialising in risk management and insurance solutions for corporate, commercial and personal customers. Through a regional UK network of customer-focused branches in more than 50 locations, and its specialty London market operations, Gallagher offers tailored insurance programmes and coverage for both UK and international clients. It is dedicated to providing local service and support to businesses, backed up by national industry specialism and global reach.
With operations in 34 countries, Gallagher offers client service capabilities in more than 150 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.
For further information, please visit www.ajginternational.com