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ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Oct. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. today announced the acquisition of Grand Cayman-based Briat Insurance Ltd. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Established in 2012, Briat Insurance Ltd. is a retail insurance broker offering commercial, professional, homeowners and health insurance coverages to businesses and individuals with a footprint in the Cayman Islands. Clive Dawson, Jonathon Coleman and their associates will remain in their current location under the direction of Matthew Pragnell, CEO of Gallagher Caribbean Group.

"Briat is a highly regarded business with particular strengths in professional lines, larger commercial accounts and high-net-worth homes, and has been a Gallagher Global Network partner for nearly a decade," said J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO. "I am delighted to welcome Clive, Jon and their associates to our growing global team."

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG), a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. The company has operations in 57 countries and offers client service capabilities in more than 150 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.

Recognition honors those companies who understand the importance of leading, making hard but values-based decisions, and their overall commitment to integrity.

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., – Gallagher, a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, has been recognized for the tenth consecutive year by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies.

Gallagher is the only insurance broker to be named as one of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies among 135 honorees spanning 22 countries and 47 industries.

"We are truly honored to again be recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies," said J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO. "Since 1927, we have had a unique culture rooted in integrity, empathy and respect which is the heart of our entire organization. In an extraordinary year, 2020 brought more change than anyone could have anticipated — but it did not change our values and ethics, which are crucially important to our customers. Today's announcement highlights our commitment to making people, communities and businesses a priority and helps them face their future with confidence."

"We are extremely proud to be recognized by the Ethisphere Institute for the tenth consecutive year," said Thomas J. Tropp, Global Chief Ethics Officer. "This designation affirms our culture of ethics, and the shared values we call The Gallagher Way – a code of 25 tenets that help inform all of our employees' actions every day."

"While addressing the tough challenges of 2020, we saw companies lead – above all other institutions – on earning the trust of stakeholders through resilience and a commitment to ethics and integrity," said Ethisphere CEO, Timothy Erblich. "The World's Most Ethical Companies honorees continue to demonstrate an unwavering commitment to the highest values and positively impacting the communities they serve. Congratulations to everyone at Gallagher for earning the World's Most Ethical Companies designation."

Methodology & Scoring

Grounded in Ethisphere's proprietary Ethics Quotient®, the World's Most Ethical Companies assessment process includes more than 200 questions on culture, environmental and social practices, ethics and compliance activities, governance, diversity and initiatives to support a strong value chain. The process serves as an operating framework to capture and codify the leading practices of organizations across industries and around the globe.

This year, the process was streamlines and question set expanded to gauge how applicants are adapting and responding to the global health pandemic, environmental, social, and governance factors, safety, equity, and inclusion and social justice.


The full list of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies can be found at the World's Most Ethical Companies website.



In partnership with the Caribbean Community of Retired Persons(CCRP), Gallagher Insurance brokers Jamaica Limited brings to the market a comprehensive health and life insurance plan solely for seniors 50 years and older. The CCRP Comprehensive Health Insurance Plan provides competitive health insurance for members of CCRP with the option to add a life insurance product.The plan is specially designed to provide all CCRP members and their eligible dependent(s) with access to a wide range of medical insurance benefits that would otherwise be very costly for many members to purchase on an individual basis.

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Eligibility Requirements

  • One must be a member of the CCRP and between 50 to 80 years of age.
  • New members just joining the CCRP at age 50 will be allowed to enroll on the group health plan without proof of insurability if done within the first three months of their attaining the age of 50.
  • The plan renews on December 1 but new members who have satisfied the eligibility requirements and medical underwriting can join on March 1 and June 1 each year.
  • Coverage will continue as long as this plan is in effect and premiums are paid on time.Premiums are paid quarterly, semi-annually or annually and are due one month in advance of effective date / next payment due date.
  • Premiums are paid quarterly, semi-annually or annually and are due one month in advance of effective date / next payment due date.
  • The plan is available to Residents of Jamaica only.

Group Health Coverage

Health coverage under the plan includes:

  • Doctor’s visits
  • Prescription drugs
  • In hospital expenses
  • Surgical benefits
  • Consultants fees
  • Lab and Diagnostic fees
  • Dental and Optical
  • Pre-existing conditions but subject to 6 months waiting period
  • Major medical limit renewed annually

Group Life Coverage

  • CCRP Members are also offered life insurance coverage of $500,000 per person for an additional premium.


      We kindly ask that you give your Paymaster Agent the following information:
      Service provider:Gallagher Insurance Brokers Jamaica Limited
      CHIP Acct. No:46339-01- Your TRN Number
      Major Medical Acct. No:45759-Your TRN Number


      Paymaster accepts cash, credit and debit cards

      Gallagher Jamaica Offices:

      • KINGSTON: 7-9 Harbor Street
      • MONTEGO BAY: Suite A, Unit 11, Fairview Office Park, Alice Eldemire Drive,
      • OCHO RIOS: Shop 16A Eight Rivers Plaza, Ocho Rios, St. Ann, Jamaica

      BeWeller’s Pharmacy – 2 Phoenix Ave, Kingston 10 – cheque and claims drop box

    3. You may PAY ONLINE through our new customer portal using a Visa or Master card.
         The link to access the portal is in your notification letter which will be sent by email and text from Gallagher/Origami.

Now Accepting:

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Thank you and we look forward to serving you better.
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