Willis Group Announce Promotions to Tennessee Team
New York, NY, February 20, 2008 – Willis Group Holdings (NYSE: WSH), the global insurance broker, today announced the promotions of Dee Anderson to Executive Vice President, Knoxville office of Willis of Tennessee, Inc., and Terry Burkhalter to Vice President, Risk Control Consulting Services, Knoxville office of Willis of Tennessee, Inc., effective immediately.
Commenting on the appointments, Ron Alexander, Managing Partner and President, Knoxville office of Willis of Tennessee, Inc., said, "Dee has performed exceptionally well and is a great advocate for Willis and our clients.” He continued, “Terry has done an outstanding job of consulting with our clients to promote workplace safety. They both contribute enormous talent and expertise to our team.”
After serving in the United States Marine Corps, Anderson began his career as a Property and Casualty Insurance Broker in 1992. He has been with Willis for eight years and provides risk management consulting and insurance brokerage expertise to many of Tennessee’s leading companies. He achieved the prestigious Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter designation in 1998, and is currently pursuing the Certified Risk Manager Designation.
Burkhalter has over 25 years experience in Risk Control Consulting Services specializing in the construction, manufacturing and entertainment industries. He holds a Master’s Degree in Industrial Safety and a B.A. Degree in Industrial Management from Middle Tennessee State University. He is a professional member of the American Society of Safety Engineers and serves on various committees for the Associated Builders and Contractors and Associated General Contractors.
Willis Group Holdings Limited is a leading global insurance broker, developing and delivering professional insurance, reinsurance, risk management, financial and human resource consulting and actuarial services to corporations, public entities and institutions around the world. Willis has more than 300 offices in some 100 countries, with a global team of approximately 16,000 Associates serving clients in some 190 countries. Additional information on Willis may be found at www.willis.com.