Global re/insurance brokerage Marsh has appointed John Walsh as head of office, corporate division in Leeds.
Walsh, who has been with Marsh for over six years, reports to Allan McPherson, regional managing director for North of England & Scotland, Corporate Division.
In his new role as head of office in Leeds, Walsh assumes overall responsibility for Marsh’s Corporate clients across Yorkshire.
“With his extensive background in claims, together with his regional business insight, John is well suited to lead Marsh’s Leeds office and deliver the best of the firm to our Corporate clients across Yorkshire,” said McPherson.
Commented on his appointment, Walsh added, “Leeds has a thriving business community and hosts a diverse range of organisations – from small local start-ups to international firms.”
“All face an increasingly complex array of risks that stem from wider economic, geopolitical and technological pressures.”
“I’m excited to take the helm of Marsh’s office in Leeds and deliver solutions that enable our clients to manage the risks they face, protect their assets, and continue to thrive.”