Director, Global Talent
Eric Taylor is the Director of Global Talent at Gallagher responsible for leading and implementing Gallagher’s global early talent management and acquisition strategies. Specifically, Eric leads Gallagher’s 54 year old Global Internship program which now produces over 500 interns annually to Gallagher branch offices across the world. As chief architect of the Gallagher Career Associate Program (GCAP), Eric leads the development and training for sales and service professionals. In addition, he is responsible for leading Gallagher’s Corporate Training programs across all levels of the organization. He joined Gallagher in 2013.
Prior to Gallagher, Eric was Head of University recruiting for Citadel LLC, a global hedge fund headquartered in Chicago, IL. Before working at Citadel for six years, Eric began his career at two Big 4 Public Accounting organizations in EY and KPMG between 2002 and 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Management & Marketing from Purdue University. Eric is an avid sports fan and lives in Park Ridge, IL with his wife and three children.