Gallagher, the global re/insurance brokerage and risk management services firm, has expanded its specialist UK construction division with the appointment of Julie Scott, who joins the company with immediate effect to focus on business development in the UK construction market.
Scott brings more than three decades of experience in the wider construction industry to her new position, having held a variety of roles in handling, production, placement, servicing, and claims.
John Thompson, Managing Director of Gallagher’s 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.”
Scott added: “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.”