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Willis names Joe Peiser Head of Broking, North America

21st April 2017 - Author: Luke Gallin

Global insurance and reinsurance broker Willis Towers Watson (WTW) has appointed Joe Peiser as Head of Broking for North America, part of the firm’s Corporate Risk and Broking segment.

Peiser, based in WTW’s New York office, joined the broker in 2014 and has been in the insurance industry since the 1980s. In his new role he will be responsible for the broker’s strategy in North America, and will also maintain his current position as Head of Casualty Broking.

Mike Liss, North America head of Corporate Risk and Broking, WTW, commented on the appointment; “We’re thrilled to have Joe lead our Broking business in North America.

“Joe is a proven leader with outstanding credibility in the marketplace. We’re confident he can help us execute our broking strategy, which is aimed at expanding the power of capital to protect organizations while driving successful outcomes for clients.”

Prior to joining WTW in 2014 Peiser served as President of Wright Specialty Insurance Agency, and from 1986 to 2005 he held a number of different leadership roles at Marsh and also Johnson & Higgins.

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