Gallagher strengthens UK construction expertise with hire of Julie Scott


Gallagher has continued its investment in specialty expertise with the appointment of Julie Scott FCII into its expanding construction division. Julie, who joins with immediate effect, will have a specific focus on business development in the UK construction market.

Bringing more than three decades’ experience in the wider construction industry, Julie has held roles in handling, production, placement, servicing and claims, giving her a genuine understanding of client needs. Julie spent 26 years at JLT before leaving as a partner in 2016.

John Thompson, Managing Director of the 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.”

Julie Scott said: “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