Willis Appoints Peter Poillon Director of Investor Relations
London, UK, October 07, 2011 – Willis Group Holdings (NYSE: WSH), the global insurance broker, today announced
the appointment of Peter Poillon as Director of Investor Relations. Based in New York, Poillon will
report to Mike Neborak, Group Chief Financial Officer.
In his new role, Poillon will be responsible for developing and executing a proactive and comprehensive investor
relations strategy to broaden institutional ownership and maximize Willis’ position with the investor community. Poillon will
act as the primary interface with the investment community, maintaining and developing relationships with analysts and
Poillon joins Willis from Cowen Group, a diversified financial services company, where he served as Managing Director
and Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. Poillon’s career includes an eighteen year stint with
Ambac Financial Group, where he held the position of Head of Investor and Media Relations for
nine years. He also served in Audit, Risk Management and Corporate Controlling positions within the company.
Commenting on the appointment, Neborak said, “Peter has an exceptional track record in investor relations, and possesses
a wealth of broad experience in senior roles. I’m delighted to welcome him on board to
further strengthen our investor relations team.”
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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