Reinsurance News

Gallagher Re names Linda Johnson as Vice Chairperson for North America

1st June 2023 - Author: Akankshita Mukhopadhyay

Global reinsurance broker Gallagher Re appointed Linda Johnson as Vice Chairperson for its North American team, effective immediately.

gallagher-re-logoIn her new role, Johnson will be responsible for generating new business opportunities for large casualty and structured reinsurance solutions across North America, with a particular focus on the regions of New York and Minneapolis.

Additionally, she will play a key role in talent recruitment and retention efforts throughout the region. Johnson will report to Tom Wafer, Chairman of Gallagher Re North America.

With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Johnson brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Gallagher Re.

She spent 15 years at TigerRisk Partners, where she served as a founding partner, executive team member, and most recently, Global Legacy Solutions Practice Leader.

AmericanAg - Global Reinsurance Solutions

Prior to her tenure at TigerRisk, Johnson held a senior executive position with Aon Benfield.

“I am thrilled to welcome Linda to Gallagher Re,” said Jim Bradshaw, CEO of Gallagher Re North America.

“She is a well-recognized, industry leader who shares our enthusiasm and passion for the business. Linda’s leadership and mentorship will be a dynamic force in helping colleagues continue to provide clients with strategic insights, advanced analytics and client-centric solutions.”

“I’m pleased Linda is joining our team and I look forward to the many opportunities and successes ahead,” Wafer added.

“I’m excited to join Gallagher Re’s team of incredibly talented industry professionals. I welcome their vast experience and their dedication to inclusion and collaboration, while we enhance our strengths, grow our team and continue to provide industry leading solutions to our clients across North America,” Johnson said on her appointment.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Recent Reinsurance News