NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in risk, strategy and people, announced today that Daniel Farrell has been named Vice President, Head of Investor Relations. Mr. Farrell’s new role is effective as of May 1, 2017.
Mr. Farrell will report to Mark McGivney, Chief Financial Officer of MMC, and be based in MMC’s New York headquarters. In this role, Mr. Farrell succeeds Keith Walsh, who has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of MMC’s Risk and Insurance Services. Mr. Walsh will also serve as Chief Financial Officer of Marsh.
"Dan’s deep experience in insurance and professional services combined with his relationships in the investment community make him an ideal choice to lead our investor relations efforts," said Mr. McGivney. “I look forward to working closely with Dan in his new role.”
Mr. Farrell joined MMC in 2016 as Senior Director of Investor Relations. Prior to joining the Company, he was a Managing Director at Piper Jaffray where he was responsible for coverage and analysis of publicly-traded property and casualty insurance brokers and underwriters. Previously, Mr. Farrell held similar roles at Sterne Agee, Macquarie and Dowling & Partners. He began his career as an analyst at Mercer, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MMC.
Mr. Farrell holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Georgetown University.
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MARSH & McLENNAN COMPANIES (NYSE: MMC) is a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and people. Marsh is a leader in insurance broking and risk management; Guy Carpenter is a leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; Mercer is a leader in talent, health, retirement and investment consulting; and Oliver Wyman is a leader in management consulting. With annual revenue of more than $13 billion and approximately 60,000 colleagues worldwide, Marsh & McLennan Companies provides analysis, advice and transactional capabilities to clients in more than 130 countries. The Company is committed to being a responsible corporate citizen and making a positive impact in the communities in which it operates. Visit www.mmc.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MMC_Global.