Simon Gallagher

Simon Gallagher

Partner, Head of Advisory

External Audit | Governance, Risk and Compliance


Simon is a partner and Head of Advisory.

Simon leads the Advisory Services Stream and joined the Leadership Team in 2019. He has over 25 years of professional experience providing services to insurance sector clients and he previously held the role of head of corporate accounting and control at a major insurance group. Simon is a member of our Operations Board and is also a member of the Advisory Leadership Group which has responsibility for co-ordinating the strategy and delivery of global Advisory services within the BDO international network. Simon is passionate about clients, people & collaboration and bold innovation. He has deep experience of leading around strategic and transformational change agendas. Before joining BDO, Simon was Managing Partner of Moore Stephens LLP.