Gallagher Bassett’s accident and health acquisition

Claims management experts, Gallagher Bassett Services has announced that it has acquired Fullerton Health Corporate Services (FHCS) from Fullerton Health Australia, part of the Singapore based Fullerton Healthcare Group.

Based in Sydney, Fullerton Health Corporation Services provide third party administration solutions for corporate and retail clients across Australia, specialising in claims management and processing within Accident and Health services.

“FHCS makes a terrific addition to our Australian claims management operations,” said Scott Hudson, Global President and CEO of Gallagher Bassett. “The strong relationships they have established with insurers, brokers and the Lloyd’s market should allow us to explore cross-selling opportunities for additional Gallagher Bassett products and services.”

FHCS General Manager James Needle and his associates will remain in their current location under the direction of John McNamara, head of GB’s Australian operations.

“The acquisition of FHCS will leverage expertise and relationships from two high performing teams to maximise outcomes for existing clients and offer an enhanced range of products and services,”said McNamara.