Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. and its subsidiaries, collectively referred to herein
as we, our, us or Gallagher, are engaged in providing insurance brokerage and
consulting services and third-party claims settlement and administration
services to both domestic and international entities. We believe that our major
strength is our ability to deliver comprehensively structured insurance, risk
management and consulting services to our clients. Our brokers, agents and
administrators act as intermediaries between insurers and their customers and we
do not assume underwriting risks.
Since our founding in 1927, we have grown from a one-person agency to the
world's fourth largest insurance broker based on revenues, according to Business
Insurance magazine's July 21, 2014 edition, and the world's largest
property/casualty third-party claims administrator, according to Business
Insurance magazine's March 31, 2014 edition.