Edward F Barry, CPA
Ed Barry is an Area President with Gallagher's Human Resources Technology team. He brings experience in finance and accounting, audit, administration, strategic planning, information systems, human resources, risk management and operations. During the first 25 years of Mr. Barry's career, he focused on process and financial improvement to gain strategic savings and efficiencies for existing and start-up companies. Since that time, he has served in HR and benefits technology consulting.
His experience spans such industries as public accounting, real estate, telecommunications; financial, non-profit, and membership-based organizations. Utilizing his familiarity gained during the time he was a buyer and consumer of HR, payroll and benefits technology on the user/purchaser side provides a valuable insight on enhancing operations and provides a different perspective to strategy and partnership work for clients wishing to enter or grow within the human resource and benefits administration technology market.
Mr. Barry earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration - Accounting from Bradley University. He is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Illinois CPA Society and the American Institute of CPAs and is Registered Certified Public Accountant in Illinois.