Gallagher joins from Gen Re

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Guy Carpenter has appointed Tony Gallagher as chief executive of its Pacific region.

Gallagher will be based in Sydney and will report to the firm’s Asia Pacific region chief executive James Nash.

“We are delighted to have Tony joining us,” said 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.”

Before joining Guy Carpenter, Gallagher was Gen Re’s client service manager for treaty in Australia and New Zealand.

He has worked in the reinsurance industry for 17 years in a range of positions throughout the UK, Japan and Australia.