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Gary Okely

Gary Okely

Head of Public Sector, Pacific

  • Australia

Gary Okely is Head of Public Sector, JLT Risk Solutions, a business of Marsh McLennan that provides risk advisory and insurance solutions to public sector clients in the Pacific region.

He is also Head of Public Sector for Marsh McLennan in the Pacific Region, and sits on the Marsh Pacific Executive Committee.

With more than 40 years’ experience working in global insurance in Australia, Asia and London, Gary’s deep expertise in risk, advisory and claims management services has been invaluable in creating innovative and tailored solutions to support the risk requirements of the government and not-for-profit sectors. He has also supported clients to build resilience and pursue emerging opportunities.

Throughout his career, Gary has managed multinational risk programs across Asia, and created a specialist business for Australian community-based organisations. Today, he leads a team that services more than 500 local councils and multiple government organisations across Australia.

Gary is the President of Australia’s National Insurance Brokers Association, a Qualified Practising Insurance Broker, and sits on a number Boards, including the Local Government Mutual Risk Scheme Board for New South Wales.

Gary lives and works in Adelaide, Kaurna land.

Marsh Pty Ltd (ABN 86 004 651 512, AFSL 238983) (“Marsh”) arrange this insurance and is not the insurer. The Discretionary Trust Arrangement is issued by the Trustee, JLT Group Services Pty Ltd (ABN 26 004 485 214, AFSL 417964) (“JGS”). JGS is part of the Marsh group of companies. Any advice in relation to the Discretionary Trust Arrangement is provided by JLT Risk Solutions Pty Ltd (ABN 69 009 098 864, AFSL 226827) which is a related entity of Marsh. The cover provided by the Discretionary Trust Arrangement is subject to the Trustee’s discretion and/or the relevant policy terms, conditions and exclusions. This website contains general information, does not take into account your individual objectives, financial situation or needs and may not suit your personal circumstances. For full details of the terms, conditions and limitations of the covers and before making any decision about whether to acquire a product, refer to the specific policy wordings and/or Product Disclosure Statements available from JLT Risk Solutions on request. Full information can be found in the JLT Risk Solutions Financial Services Guide.”