Guy Carpenter announced that Tony Gallagher will be appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the firm’s Pacific Region effective March 1, 2013. Mr. Gallagher will be based in Sydney and will report to James Nash, CEO of the firm’s Asia Pacific region.
“We are delighted to have Tony joining us,” said James Nash. “With his extensive contacts in the region, Tony has been charged with positioning Guy Carpenter as the premier reinsurance provider in the Pacific region. We are excited by the future prospects in this important market for our region.”
Prior to joining Guy Carpenter, Mr. Gallagher was the Client Service Manager for Treaty in Australia and New Zealand of Gen Re. He has worked in the reinsurance industry for 17 years with a range of positions throughout the United Kingdom, Japan and Australia.
Mr. Gallagher holds an undergraduate degree in Commerce from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand and a Masters of Business Administration from Edinburgh University in Scotland.