Director of Consulting Services, Ampersand
Brian Gallagher has been appointed director of consulting services at Dublin-based consultancy firm Ampersand.
Prior to joining Ampersand, Brian spent more than 20 years as a full-time official for the Unite trade union and its predecessors MSF and Amicus.
His background is in insurance, finance and trade unions, and as a regional officer at Unite from 1992-2010 he operated as a senior trade union official in the financial services division.
Brian has extensive experience in all areas of industrial relations and organisational change, including employment law and change management, as well as mediation and arbitration.
In his new role at Ampersand, Brian will work with a portfolio of clients on organisational problem-solving and development assignments. Brian attended Terenure College in Dublin before joining the Insurance Corporation of Ireland in 1980.