Phoenix, Arizona-based General Southwest Insurance Agency — a retail insurance broker specializing in the nonprofit, hospitality and technology industries in the Phoenix area and throughout Arizona — is now Gallagher. The agency also offers insurance and risk management solutions for other types of businesses, as well as employee benefits consulting and personal insurance.

General Southwest's mission to provide exceptional service and solutions, along with the pride it takes in developing relationships with clients, makes the agency a valuable partner with Gallagher. Clients will benefit from the expanded resources that come with being part of a global network.

Gallagher's deep understanding of different marketplaces complements our own expertise, allowing us to deliver exceptional value by tailoring our offerings to specific client needs.
Jeff LaScala, area executive vice president

Insurance and risk management solutions customized for your needs

We provide a wide array of coverage options, catering to both business owners and individuals seeking personal insurance. Our team of professionals collaborates closely with you to identify and comprehend your unique requirements, enabling us to deliver customized insurance solutions that help manage your current and future risks.

As representatives of multiple carriers, we have the flexibility to choose the company that offers the most comprehensive protection at a competitive price.

No two businesses are alike, so we work with you to assess needs, find potential risks and help determine what best works for your situation. We offer a variety of coverages, including:

Property Insurance
  • Building and Property
  • Business Interruption
  • Tools and Equipment Breakdown
  • Business Auto
  • Flood
  • Inland Marine

Casualty Insurance

  • General Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Employment Practices Liability (EPL)
  • Errors and Omissions (E&O)
  • Directors and Officers (D&O)
  • Malpractice
  • Commercial Umbrella
  • Cyber

Additional coverages

  • Business Owners Policy (BOP)
  • Workers' Compensation
  • International Risk
  • Key Person Life Insurance

Whether it's your first brand new car, your dream home or a trip around the world, we're there for you.

Home and Auto Insurance

We specialize in insurance for high-net worth individuals and high-value homes. Our experienced advisors take the time to learn what's important to you and understand your unique risks. We explore the market to find the best fit and value to meet your needs, make our recommendations and educate you about the coverages you're buying.

Life, Health and Disability Insurance

Our advisors work with you to find answers for difficult questions you may not have even known to ask. We offer the following solutions:

  • Life and Disability insurance for business owners and individuals
  • Individual Health insurance
  • Medicare/Medicaid supplements
  • Long-term Care insurance products

International Travel Insurance

We offer a variety of solutions for travelers and for students living temporarily abroad.

Our team of Health and Welfare Consulting professionals works with a variety of organizations — from small businesses to large, multi-state companies — to create a comprehensive benefits program that's both effective and efficient. We understand the importance of managing expenses and strive to find cost-effective solutions that meet your needs.

In addition to designing your benefits program, we specialize in effectively communicating the value of these benefits to your employees. We believe that clear and concise communication is key to ensuring that your employees understand and appreciate the benefits they receive.

Fostering confidence through service and strong relationships

Whether you're insuring a multi-national company or buying a policy for your first car, we understand that insurance is about protecting what's important to you. We value our relationship with you and take the time to learn about you so we can best meet your needs — and you can be confident in your future.