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Company Overview of Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Company Overview

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. and its subsidiaries provide insurance brokerage and risk management services to various commercial, industrial, institutional, and governmental organizations. It operates in two segments, Brokerage and Risk Management. The Brokerage segment primarily consists of retail and wholesale brokerage operations. Its retail brokerage operations negotiate and place property/casualty, employer-provided health and welfare insurance, and retirement solutions primarily for middle-market commercial, industrial, public entity, religious, and not-for-profit entities. This segment’s wholesale brokerage operations assist company’s brokers, and other unaffiliated brokers and agents in...

Two Pierce Place

Itasca, IL 60143

United States

Founded in 1927

16,336 Employees

Phone:

630-773-3800

Fax:

630-285-4000

Key Executives for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Executive Chairman
Age: 62
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Vice President
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Corporate Vice President and President of Retail Property/Casualty & International Brokerage
Age: 62
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Corporate Vice President and President of Employee Benefit Consulting & Brokerage
Age: 64
Total Annual Compensation: $725.0K
Corporate Vice President and Chairman of International Brokerage Operation
Age: 55
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Arthur J Gallagher & Co. Key Developments

Arthur J Gallagher Opens Office in Cornwall

Arthur J Gallagher has opened an office in Cornwall after hiring four former Towergate employees.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Appoints D. John Coldman to the Board of Directors

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced that the Board of Directors has appointed D. John Coldman to serve on the company's Board of Directors. From 2001 to 2006, Mr. Coldman was also Deputy Chairman and a Member of Council of Lloyd's of London. He has been past Chairman of Brit Insurance and Omega Insurance.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of $1,286.8 million against $835.8 million a year ago. Earnings before income taxes were $87.7 million against $85.5 million a year ago. Net earnings were $93.6 million or $0.58 per diluted share against $74.6 million or $0.57 per diluted share a year ago. EBITDAC was $191.0 million against $143.3 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDAC was $28.3 million against $23.8 million a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported revenue of $3,381.1 million against $2,289.4 million a year ago. Earnings before income taxes were $241.1 million against $225.2 million a year ago. Net earnings were $251.9 million or $1.67 per diluted share against $208.6 million or $1.61 per diluted share a year ago. EBITDAC was $506.3 million against $391.2 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDAC was $82.3 million against $73.7 million a year ago.

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