Willis Towers Watson has appointed Kate Mead as its new Head of its Canadian Property & Casualty Broking Team.
Previously the company’s Practice Leader for the Midwest, Northeast US & Canadian Environmental business, Mead’s focus will be on strengthening both client and insurer relationships in Canada.
She will also be expected to provide strategic guidance to support business development, and promote Willis Towers Watson’s leading analytical capabilities.
Mead commented: “I am honoured to be taking on the leadership of the Canadian broking team at such an exciting time.
“We have new opportunities to capture momentum across all our product lines, to grow our talent, and to continue providing outstanding service to mid-size, national and global clients with our trademark holistic approach to broking, analytics, claims and loss control.”
Mike Liss, Head of Corporate Risk & Broking, North America, at Willis Towers Watson said: “I am delighted to announce Kate as our new Broking Leader of the Canadian business. Canada is a key component of our global strategy with a strong client base and growth potential.
“This appointment continues our desire to build on a world class team, expand our visibility in the market and leverage our business strengths. We look forward to elevating our presence in Canada under Kate’s leadership.”