2016

January

2016 UK New Year’s Honours List
Rowan Douglas CBE, Willis Towers Watson: Awarded for service to the economy through risk, insurance and sustainable growth.

2015

December

Business Insurance Women to Watch
Lindsey Frase, Executive Vice President, Willis Re

November

CorpComms Awards 2015
Best Corporate Publication: Resilience magazine and microsite: Willis Group Communications, together with Grist Ltd.

ACORD Awards
ACORD Leadership Award: Organization: Willis Group
ACORD Global Citizen Award: Willis Group

Institute of Directors in Ireland Chartered Director Awards
Samantha McConnell, Chief Investments & Operations Officer, Willis Risk Services (Ireland) Ltd.: Graduate of Merit Award--Executive Director

October

Health Insurance Awards
Most Innovative New Product Award, Overall Winner: Willis Employee Benefits Limited (WEBL), together with product partners Now Health International and Healix International
Best Dental Benefits Intermediary Award, Overall Winner: Willis PMI Group
Best Individual International PMI Intermediary Award, Highly Commended: Willis PMI Group

September

WeAreTheCity Rising Star Awards
Sarah Gerken, Willis Great Britain: Rising Star in Insurance Award

Reactions North America Awards
Reinsurance Broker of the Year: Willis Re
Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year: John Cavanagh, Willis Re

Post Online Claims Awards Asia 2015
Kanchi Soni, Willis Processing Services India: Young Achiever of the Year Award

August

Business Insurance 40 Under 40 Broker Awards
Casey Petersen, EVP and Chief Broking Officer, Willis of Illinois, Chicago, IL

LatAm Insurance Review’s Brazilian Insurance Awards
Innovation in Broking Award: Willis Brasil
Corporate and Specialty Lines Broker Award: Willis Brasil

US Captive Services Awards 2015
Risk Consulting Initiative Award: Willis Group Global Captive Practice

July

National Insurance Brokers Association of Australia (NIBA) 2015 Regional Award
Luke Pratt, Account Executive, Willis Australia, State Winner, Young Professional Broker of the Year

Acquisition International Magazine 2015 International Fund Awards
Best in Fund Protection – UK: Willis FINEX division
Award for Innovation: The Willis Fund Protect facility

Trade & Forfaiting Review Excellence in Trade Finance Awards
Best Trade Credit Broker, Silver: Willis Group, Financial Solutions Team

June

Reactions London Market Award
Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year: John Cavanagh, Willis Re

Trade Finance Magazine 2015 Awards for Excellence
Best Trade Insurance Broker in Europe, Middle East, Africa: Willis Group

Partnerships Awards 2015
Insurance/Risk Adviser of the Year: Willis

May

Reactions Latin America Re/Insurance Awards 2015
Overall Best Latin America Broker: Willis Corretores de Seguros Ltda.
Overall Best Latin America Reinsurance Broker: Willis Corretora de Resseguros Ltda.

April

Insurance Institute of Ipswich, Suffolk and North Essex Awards 2015
Sara Danso, Market Security Team, Ipswich: Prize Committee Prize Award

Risk & Insurance Management Society Inc. (RIMS) Best of Show Winner 2015
Exhibitor Best of Show, Large Booth Category: Willis Group Holdings Inc.

February

Risk & Insurance Power Brokers

At-Large
Michael Dellova
Willis, New York, NY

Entertainment/Hospitality
Eric Schake (Finalist)
Willis, Addison, TX

At-Large
Andrew Doherty
Willis, New York, NY

Entertainment/Hospitality
Eileen Reingold (Finalist)
Willis, New York, NY

Real Estate
Courtney Clark (Finalist)
Willis, New York, NY

At-Large
Scott Meyer
Willis, Chicago, IL

Environmental
Cliff Yeckes (Finalist)
Willis, Denver, CO

At-Large
Mark Goode (Finalist)
Willis, Charlotte, NC

Retail
Nadia Hoyte (Under 40)
Willis, New York, NY

At-Large
Deneen Schmitt (Finalist)
Willis, Pittsburgh, PA

Financial Services
Allison Barrett (Under 40)
Willis, New York, NY

Retail
Neeraj Sahni
Willis, New York, NY

Aviation
Robert Scheige (Under 40)
Willis, Potomac, MD

Financial Services
John Puetz
Willis, Overland Park, KS

Transportation
Daniel Bancroft
Willis, New York, NY

Construction
Mark Baechle
Willis, Chicago, IL

Health Care
Charlie Black
Willis, Columbus, OH

Utilities (Alternative Energy)
Robert Gary
Willis, Charlotte, NC

Energy (Downstream)
Michael J. Perron
Willis, New York, NY

Health Care
Rob Marshall
Willis, New York, NY

Employee Benefits
Erin Lenox
Willis, Boston, MA

Public Sector
John M. Moore
Willis, Morristown, NJ


2014

December

Business Insurance Women to Watch
Jennifer Barton, Chief Operating Officer, Willis North America Human Capital Practice

North American Chief Risk Officer Council
Prize for Best Paper: All on the Same Train, But Heading in Different Directions: Risk Attitudes and Implications for Forming a Risk Culture
Dave Ingram, Executive Vice President of Willis Re
Alice Underwood, Executive Vice President of Willis Re

October

Insurance Insider Honours (Re) Insurance Transaction of the Year Award
Willis Re and Willis’s Global Weather Risks Practice for their work in setting up ARC Ltd. on Bermuda

September

National Insurance Brokers Association of Australia (NIBA) 2014 Warren Tickle Memorial Award
Adele May, Account Executive, Willis Australia, National Winner, Young Professional Broker of the Year

Post Online Claims Awards Asia 2014
Claims Service Provider of the Year: Willis Processing Services India

August

Business Insurance 40 Under 40 Broker Awards
Michael J. Brodzinski, Vice President of Construction, Professional Liability, Willis, Pittsburgh, PA
Amy S. Mattle, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Willis of California (San Francisco, CA)
Mark Vila, Chief Marketing & Chief Placement Officer, Willis of Illinois (Chicago, IL)

July

National Insurance Brokers Association of Australia (NIBA) 2014 Regional Award
Adele May, Account Executive, Willis Australia, State Winner, Young Professional Broker of the Year

June

Trade Finance Magazine 2014 Awards for Excellence
Best Trade Insurance Broker in Europe, Middle East, Africa: Willis Group
Best Trade Insurance Broker in North America: Willis Group

The National Business Group on Health
2014 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyle Award
Platinum Award: Willis North America

May

Reactions Latin America Re/Insurance Awards 2014
Best Brazil Reinsurance Broker: Willis Corretora de Resseguros Ltda.

April

2014 TAFEP Exemplary Employer Award
Willis Singapore

Columbus Business First’s Forty Under 40
Jennifer Varanese, Executive Vice President and Human Capital Practice Leader, Willis of Ohio

February

IRM’s Global Risk Awards 2014
Risk Management Partnership of the Year: Willis UK, along with partners Zurich and Lloyd’s Register

Corporate INTL Magazine Global Awards
Captive Insurance Consulting Firm of the Year in Guernsey: Willis Management (Guernsey) Limited

Risk & Insurance Responsibility Leader®
Joe Picone, CPCU, AIC
Chief Claim Officer
Willis, Richmond, VA
Category: Workers Compensation

Risk & Insurance Power Brokers

Health Care
Ken Felton, CPHRM, DFASHRM
Senior Risk Management Consultant
Willis, Hartford, CT

Financial Services
Steven Quinterno, ARM
Executive Vice President
Willis, New York

Real Estate
Alexander Zavala
Vice President
Willis, New York

Technology
Stephen Becker
Executive Vice President
Willis, New York

Workers Compensation
Joe Picone, CPCU, AIC
Chief Claim Officer
Willis, Richmond, VA.

Public Sector
Mark Goode, CPCU, CIC
Executive Vice President
Willis, Charlotte, NC

Construction
Keith Jurss
Senior Vice President
Willis, Chicago

Risk & Insurance Power Brokers Under 40

Real Estate
Alexander Zavala, 33
Willis, New York

Financial Services
Krista Cinotti, 35
Willis, New York

Real Estate
Bryan Eure, 34
Willis, New York

Environmental
Keith Montone, 31
Willis, Radnor, PA



2013

December

Business Insurance Women to Watch
Kim Waller, Executive Vice President, Willis Open, Willis North America

New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC)
Best Employer for Emerging Benefits Professionals: Willis of Massachusetts

November

American Academy of Actuaries’ 2013 Academy Award for Outstanding Volunteerism
Dave Ingram, Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), Willis Re North America

ACORD Awards
Global Reinsurance and Large Commercial Volume Implementer Award: Willis Industry Recognition Award: Willis

October

Women in the City, Women of Achievement Award for Insurance Services 2013
Sarah Turvill, Chairman of Willis International

September

Post Online Claims Awards Asia 2013
Claims Service Provider of the Year: Willis Processing Services India

August

Business Insurance 40 Under 40 Regional Broker Leaders Awards
West Region: Eric Johansson, Vice President, Surety Practice, Willis of California
Southeast Region: Mike Ownes, Senior Vice President, Willis of Louisiana
Midwest Region: Randi Harwood, Vice President, Willis Risk Solutions, Willis of Illinois

San Diego Business Journal Best Places to Work
Willis of San Diego

June

Reactions London Market Awards 2013
Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year: John Cavanagh, Willis Re
Reinsurance Broking Team of the Year, Property: Willis Re
Reinsurance Broking Team of the Year, Casualty: Willis Re

May

National Business Group on Health “Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles®” Awards
GOLD: Willis North America Inc.

April

Insurance Institute of Ipswich, Suffolk and North Essex Awards 2013
Sara (Hosford) Danso, Market Security Team, Ipswich: Gordon Warren Young Achiever of the Year Award

March

Nashville Business Journal 2013 Women of Influence
Finalist: Sharon Edwards, Chief Financial Officer, Willis North America Inc.

February

Clean City Awards Scheme Platinum Award
Willis Group, 51 Lime Street, London

Risk & Insurance Responsibility Leader®

David Shuey
Executive Vice President
Willis, Radnor, PA
Category: Pharmaceuticals

David Young
Senior Vice President
Willis, Denver, CO
Category: Gaming/Hospitality


Risk & Insurance Power Brokers


Hospitality / Gaming
David Young
Senior Vice President
Willis, Denver

Health Care
Brad Gabbard, CPCU
Senior Vice President
Willis, Columbus, Ohio

Technology
Christopher Keegan
Senior Vice President
Willis, New York

Fine Arts
Eric Fischer
Senior Vice President
Willis, Potomac, Md.

Technology
Tom Srail
Senior Vice President
Willis, Cleveland

Fine Arts
Ruth Watson, ACII (Under 40)
Vice President
Willis, New York

Transportation
Daniel G. Bancroft
Senior Vice President
Willis, New York

Workers' Compensation
John Atkinson
Managing Partner
Willis, Chicago

Entertainment - Media
Paul Richardson
Executive Vice President
Willis, New York

Real Estate
Danielle Chayot, PRIS (Under 40)
Vice President
Willis, Los Angeles

Employee Benefits
Anjanette Simone
Senior Vice President
Willis, Tampa, Fla.

Real Estate
Michele Levin
Senior Vice President
Willis, Chicago

Construction
Robert Gore
Executive Vice President
Willis, Irvine, Calif.

Real Estate
Michael Power, CPCU
Senior Vice President
Willis, New York

Energy – Alternative
Michael J. Perron, ARM
Senior Vice President
Willis, New York

Real Estate
Christian Ryan
Senior Vice President
Willis, Addison, Texas

 

Real Estate
Eric Schake
Executive Vice President
Willis, Dallas

 











































































 

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