WGA Partners with the New England Clean Energy Council

05/19/2011

The New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) has announced a strategic partnership with William Gallagher Associates (WGA) to offer their membership a suite of insurance services. WGA’s Renewable Energy & Clean Technology Practice will be the insurance broker and administrator for the Property, Casualty, Management Liability and Employee Benefits programs.

The NECEC represents close to 200 member organizations, including clean energy companies, venture investors, major financial institutions, universities, industry associations, utilities, labor and large commercial end-users.

The WGA team has been committed to the energy sector for more than fifteen years, providing expert risk management advice to these fast-growth and dynamic companies. Today, WGA services the insurance needs of over 70 renewable energy and clean technology companies.

“We have developed a deep understanding of the unique needs of the alternative energy market by helping our clients anticipate potential risks while controlling costs,” said Philip J. Edmundson, Chairman and CEO of William Gallagher Associates. “This partnership with NECEC further illustrates our commitment to this growing sector.”

The discounts and specialized offerings provided by this partnership include products and services from the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, UNUM, Benefit Resources and PayChoice. The NECEC program also includes access to a purchasing consortium in partnership with MassBio, including discounts with WB Mason, UPS, Colpitts World Travel, AT&T.

The NECEC will be holding a Member Services launch event next week to introduce the new suite of member services offerings in more detail. The event will take place on May 25th, 2011 from 8-10am at the offices of Cooley LLP.

Click here for more details on the NECEC member services program.

William Gallagher Associates (WGA) is a leading provider of insurance brokerage, risk management and employee benefit services to companies with complex risks and dynamic needs, within industries that include life sciences, technology, financial risks, healthcare, energy, clean tech and environmental services. The firm was founded in 1983 and is one of the country’s leading independent brokerage firms, with offices in Boston, MA; New York, NY; Hartford, CT; Princeton, NJ Columbia, MD; and Atlanta, GA.

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Susan Forbes
Marketing Director and Senior Vice President
William Gallagher Associates
470 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210
Main 617.261.6700
Direct 617.646.0282
sforbes@wgains.com