Re/insurance broker WTW has announced the appointment of James Martuscelli as Head of The Real Estate & Hospitality Industry Practice within Corporate Risk and Broking (CRB), North America.
In his position, Martuscelli will oversee client retention and growth strategies across the industry practice.
He will focus on the development of commercial insurance programs for real estate organizations and will provide clients in the real estate and hospitality industry with advice in the areas of advocacy, risk and insurance program design, and benchmarking of program data and statistics.
Martuscelli will also work closely with insurer executives to elevate the profile of the practice develop new solutions to support clients in the real estate space.
He will report to Tom Coughlin, Head of Industry & Specialty for CRB North America, who commented: “James is a proven industry leader bringing more than 30 years of experience, knowledge and resources in serving the complex risk management needs of global real estate and hospitality clients.”
“His industry expertise and strong relationships will benefit our colleagues, clients, and prospects,” Coughlin added.
Prior to joining WTW, Martuscelli served as the Chief Industry Vertical Officer – Real Estate and Hospitality at Sompo International since 2016, after spending more than 30 years with Chubb, where he served as the Real Estate Casualty Practice Leader.