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Chief Executive Officer, Benefits Consulting Division, UK

Nick Burns joined Gallagher in 2019 as CEO of Gallagher’s Employee Benefits Consulting Division,  UK. Nick is responsible for leading the UK business teams to create innovative employee experience and wellbeing solutions for small-to-medium enterprise (SME) clients to multinational organisations.

Nick has spent more than 30 years leading award-winning employee benefits organisations from niche boutiques to FTSE100 consultancies. Having stepped away from the larger corporate environment in 2015, Nick spent four years in portfolio advisory roles with start-ups and SMEs in the creative technology, collaboration software, financial wellbeing, behavioural change, legal services, video communications, and AI consulting sectors.

As organisations seek solutions to help them with talent attraction and retention in the rapidly changing employee benefits, employee engagement and wellbeing market, Nick’s wide range of skills brings to Gallagher’s employees and clients a unique blend from the more traditional corporate arena to the fast moving digital and human experience sectors.