Arthur J. Gallagher further strengthens public sector expertise with new appointment

Arthur J. Gallagher has underlined its commitment to the public sector with the appointment of Peter Mason as Executive Director in its specialist UK Public Sector & Education Practice.

Peter joins from Willis Towers Watson, having previously spent 16 years at Marsh where he led its public-sector practice across the UK and Ireland, successfully developing and delivering a national strategy. Bringing more than 25 years’ market experience, Peter’s appointment sees Gallagher continue to invest in the breadth and depth of its public-sector expertise, further enhancing the knowledge and experience of its dedicated team.

As Executive Director, Peter will oversee the team of public sector client directors and support Managing Director Tim Devine on strategy, client service and business development as part of the management team.

Tim Devine said: “We are absolutely delighted to welcome Peter to our successful team of public sector and education specialists, further strengthening our dedicated national practice. With his extensive technical knowledge, enthusiasm for developing robust client-focused risk financing strategies and wealth of experience, Peter is hugely well-respected throughout our sector with a fantastic reputation for driving quality. His appointment reflects our commitment to recruiting respected, experienced professionals to best meet the needs of our expanding client base with their diverse risk profiles and bespoke requirements.”