GALLAGHER SHOWS ITS SUPPORT FOR ASIAN ACADEMY CREATIVE AWARDS (SINGAPORE) August 1, 2019 –
Major international companies continue to line up behind the Asian Academy Creative Awards (AAA) with the announcement that Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (Gallagher) has been joined the ranks as Exclusive Official Media Insurance Broker. Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. will provide all insurances for the Asian Academy including Risk, Public Liability and Errors and Omissions.
Supporting the Asian media industry for more than two decades, Gallagher provide risk transfer solutions for production houses, cast and crew illness and injury through to delays to filming schedules and reputation related issues. In addition, Gallagher also offers specialist capability across sectors including Energy, Marine, and Transport & Logistics.
“Gallagher is a full-service insurance broker and risk management firm that I’ve personally dealt with over many years and I’m delighted they have chosen to support the AAA’s,” said President Michael McKay. “They specialize in the media industry so it was without hesitation that we approached them to cover the Asian Academy Creative Awards and now, to come on board as our Exclusive Official Media Insurance Broker. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and with an established presence in Singapore and the Asian region, Gallagher is a dominant player in the global media & entertainment sector, providing strategic risk advice for Asia’s movie industry insurance placement.
“We are delighted to offer our support to the Asian Academy Creative Awards and their recognition of the significant contribution Asia makes to the global media industry. Outside of the awards, the work AAA is doing to shape the next generation of industry professionals is to be applauded,” said Dick Heath, CEO Asia at Gallagher.
“Gallagher plays a significant role in safeguarding the industry and productions around the world, and we wanted to show our support in recognizing those who strive to achieve the highest creative standards, reflecting our valued partnership with Michael and the Asian Academy and our longstanding commitment to the industry,” Heath concludes.
Gallagher’s financial backing follows that of WarnerMedia, Viacom, HOOQ, Viu, Elevate Broadcast, NBCU, International law firm Baker McKenzie and Vietnamese media powerhouse BHD.