Group Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Matthew Pragnell is currently the Chief Executive Officer of CGM Gallagher Group, now a partnership between The Arthur J. Gallagher Group and ICD. He entered the industry in 1981 with Marsh/CT Bowring. Through professional affiliations with Hogg/Aon he is an insurance specialist particularly knowledgeable in the area of reinsurance, property, liability and agricultural insurance.
In March 1996, Mr. Pragnell was appointed Managing Director of IIB, the joint venture brokerage for Hogg/Aon and ICD. Since then, the IIB 'footprint' evolved to the CGM Gallagher Group which now has operations in Barbados, Jamaica, St Vincent, St Lucia, St Kitts and Nevis and Grenada, with additional correspondents/licenses throughout the region. He was also integral in establishing the CGM Gallagher Group SPC Captive based in Grand Cayman.