Gallagher today announced that Matthew Haine has joined its Specialty division as Managing Partner of its property practice.
Matthew Haine

Matthew has 35 years’ experience in broking, and joins the business from Guy Carpenter where he was Senior Vice President in its FAC division. Prior to this Matthew held senior roles at Benfield and AON.

In his new role, Matthew will support clients in the Asia Pacific and South Africa regions putting together risk management programmes via the London Market, Europe and Bermuda. He will head up a team of six property specialists, and report to Property & Casualty Managing Partner, Malcolm Payton.

Commenting on his appointment, Matthew said: “The opportunity to join a global business with a real focus on clients, was an option I couldn’t pass by. The firm has a fantastic reputation as a business that stays true to its values throughout its dealing with clients and the industry, providing bespoke insurance programmes and accessing markets across the world to give clients the very best risk management solutions.”

Malcolm added: “Matthew brings with him an excellent reputation and in-depth knowledge of complex specialist risks in the property market, so he is a fantastic addition to our Specialty team. His appointment reflects our ongoing commitment to investing in industry-leading talent, enabling us to pursue our ambitions for further growth.”