LOS ANGELES, September 3, 2008 – Marsh Inc., the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor, has expanded its U.S. Private Client Services Family Office Group to the West Coast with the appointment of its new group leader Pamela Radsch.
Ms. Radsch will direct the risk management consultation and integrated insurance placement services provided to families with substantial assets – including those in a family business, single family office, private trust company, or a multi-client family office. The Family Office Group serves clients nationwide with offices in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, and Minneapolis.
With more than 23 years experience advising high net worth individuals and families on personal risk management issues, Ms. Radsch has focused exclusively on serving the lifestyle and wealth management needs of family office clients for the past 12 years. She maintains active membership affiliations with the Family Office Exchange, Institute for Private Investors, Family Wealth Alliance, and the Family Firm Institute, where she currently serves on the board of directors. Before joining Marsh, Ms. Radsch was with Hub International.
Rob McGinnis, U.S. Leader for Marsh ConsumerConnexions said: "The expansion of our Family Office Group to the West Coast is an important demonstration of our commitment to serving clients locally to maximize access and availability. Pamela will help us accomplish that objective contributing new expertise for current and prospective West Coast family office clients."
A business of Marsh ConsumerConnexions, Private Client Services provides Personal Risk Management services for high net worth individuals and families. ConsumerConnexions earned distinction as the first U.S. insurance broker to achieve J.D. Power and Associates recognition with five of its businesses recognized for providing “An Outstanding Customer Service Experience.”
Marsh ConsumerConnexions designs, implements and manages insurance, risk management, and financial service programs for private clients and sponsoring entities. With continuous market sourcing and sophisticated, data-driven marketing strategies, ConsumerConnexions expands customer access and program utilization, delivering increased revenue opportunities, security and asset protection to clients and consumers worldwide. ConsumerConnexions is a business of Marsh.
Marsh has 26,000 employees and provides advice and transactional capabilities to clients in over 100 countries. Marsh is a unit of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), a global professional services firm with more than 55,000 employees and annual revenue exceeding $11 billion. MMC also is the parent company of Guy Carpenter, the risk and reinsurance specialist; Mercer, the provider of HR and related financial advice and services; Oliver Wyman, the management consultancy; and Kroll, the risk consulting firm. MMC's stock (ticker symbol: MMC) is listed on the New York, Chicago and London stock exchanges. MMC's Web Site is www.mmc.com. Marsh's Web site is www.marsh.com. The ConsumerConnexions Web site