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    Willis Programs Partners with Krause and Butt to Launch RecycleGuard® in Ontario, Canada

    Portsmouth, NH, June 22, 2010 — Willis Programs of New Hampshire, Inc., a unit of Willis Group Holdings (NYSE: WSH), the global insurance broker, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Krause and Butt Insurance Brokers Limited of Barrie, Ontario, Canada to offer the RecycleGuard® program exclusively in Ontario.

    RecycleGuard® is the leading commercial insurance and risk management program in the recycling industry and the only one sponsored by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI). Established in 1996, RecycleGuard® is designed for businesses with primary operations in recycling, including scrap metal, paper, plastic, glass, textiles, rubber (including scrap tire processing) and electronics.

    According to Nicole Croteau, Program Manager for RecycleGuard®, “Willis Programs has enjoyed a great relationship working with Krause and Butt in some of our other programs and we couldn’t be more excited to partner with them to offer RecycleGuard® in Ontario.”

    Jeff Krause, Principle of Krause and Butt, said, “RecycleGuard® is a terrific insurance program which has served the recycling industry for many years in the U.S. We’re delighted to partner with Willis Programs and to combine their experience with our advocacy here in Ontario.”

    RecycleGuard® provides industry-specific coverages for General Liability, Property, Inland Marine, Automobile, and Umbrella in the U.S. and Canada.

    About Krause and Butt

    Krause and Butt Insurance Brokers Limited is a general insurance brokerage with a specialty in several areas of Commercial Property and Casualty and Personal Insurance. The firm has significant experience in providing innovative, comprehensive and custom insurance solutions to its clients.

    For more information, visit www.kandbinsurance.com or contact Jeff Krause at 705-719-4193 or jkrause@kandbinsurance.com, or David Butt at 705-719-4193 or dbutt@kandbinsurance.com.

    About Willis Programs

    Willis Programs of New Hampshire, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Willis Group Holdings and serves commercial insurance brokers throughout the United States with 30 unique insurance programs serving a range of businesses, from auto dealers to well drillers. In Canada, Willis Programs currently offers the RecycleGuard® and MountainGuard® programs. A complete list of program offerings can be found at www.willisprograms.com.

    About Willis

    Willis Group Holdings plc is a leading global insurance broker. Through its subsidiaries, Willis develops and delivers 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 400 offices in nearly 120 countries, with a global team of approximately 17,000 employees serving clients in virtually every part of the world. Additional information on Willis may be found at www.willis.com.

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